ICD 10 Codes >> Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99) A00-B99 >>Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09) A00-A09 >> Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers A01.-

ICD 10 Code A01.0

Typhoid fever

2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

A condition caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Salmonella typhi. This condition is characterized by an acute sustained fever. This condition may present with weakness, stomach pains, headache, loss of appetite, or flat, rose-coloured spots. Transmission is by the faecal-oral route from the ingestion of contaminated food or water. Confirmation is by identification of Salmonella typhi in a faecal or blood sample.
  • A01.0 is not a billable or specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code.Codes under this level describe diganosis in detail.
  • ICD-10-CM codes are used for a variety of purposes, including statistics and for billing and claims reimbursement.
  • This is the American ICD 10 CM Version Of A01.0 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

    Inclusion Term For Icd 10 Code A01.0

    • Infection due to Salmonella typhi

  • Major Diagnostic Categories

    MDC Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A01.0

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups

    MS-DRG Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A01.0

  • Clinical Classifications Software

    CCS Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A01.0

  • Prevention Quality Indicators (admissions for 'ambulatory care sensitive conditions')

    A01.0 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

  • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
    NYU ED

    A01.0 ICD CODE is not Assigned in Category By NYU ED Algorithm

Health Topic Realted To Typhoid fever

Salmonella is the name of a group of bacteria. In the United States, it is a common cause of foodborne illness. Salmonella occurs in raw poultry, eggs, beef, and sometimes on unwashed fruit and vegetables. You also can get infected after handling pets, especially reptiles like snakes, turtles, and lizards....

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