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What is the code for the avian flu?


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2009-12-04 06:53:13
2009-12-04 06:53:13

The name of the strain of virus that causes the Avian (Bird) flu is H5N1.

If you are asking for the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code, the new 2010 code for the Avian flu is 488.0.

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