ICD 10 Codes >> Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99) A00-B99
Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
- A00.- Cholera
- A01.- Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers
- A02.- Other salmonella infections
- A03.- Shigellosis
- A04.- Other bacterial intestinal infections
- A05.- Other bacterial foodborne intoxications, not elsewhere classified
- A06.- Amebiasis
- A07.- Other protozoal intestinal diseases
- A08.- Viral and other specified intestinal infections
- A09.- Infectious gastroenteritis and colitis, unspecified
Your small intestine is the longest part of your digestive system - about twenty feet long! It connects your stomach to your large intestine (or colon) and folds many times to fit inside your abdomen. Your small intestine does most of the digesting of the foods you eat. It has ...
Your colon, also known as the large intestine, is part of your digestive system. It's a long, hollow tube at the end of your digestive tract where your body makes and stores stool. Many disorders affect the colon's ability to work properly. Some of these includeColorectal cancerColonic polyps - extra ...
Your small intestine is part of your digestive system. It is a long tube that connects your stomach to your large intestine. Intestinal cancer is rare, but eating a high-fat diet or having Crohn's disease, celiac disease, or a history of colonic polyps can increase your risk.Possible signs of ...
An intestinal obstruction occurs when food or stool cannot move through the intestines. The obstruction can be complete or partial. There are many causes. The most common are adhesions, hernias, cancers, and certain medicines. Symptoms includeSevere abdominal pain or cramping Vomiting Bloating Loud bowel sounds Swelling of the abdomen Inability ...
Adhesions are bands of scar-like tissue. Normally, internal tissues and organs have slippery surfaces so they can shift easily as the body moves. Adhesions cause tissues and organs to stick together. They might connect the loops of the intestines to each other, to nearby organs, or to the wall of ...