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ICD 10 Code A04.6

Enteritis due to Yersinia enterocolitica

2017 Billable/Specific Code

This refers to inflammation of the small intestine due to infection of bacteria, Yersinia enterocolitica, a pleomorphic gram-negative bacillus that belongs to the family Enterobacteriaceae. As a human pathogen, Yersinia enterocolitica is most frequently associated with acute diarrhoea, terminal ileitis, mesenteric lymphadenitis, and pseudoappendicitis.
  • A04.6 is a billable ICD-10 medical codes that provide a detailed representation of a patient's conditions or diagnoses.
  • 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 A04.6 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

    ICD 10 Code A04.6 Exclude 1:

    • extraintestinal yersiniosis (A28.2,)

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A04.6


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A04.6:
  • Arthropathy SeeAlso: Arthritis  M12.9
    • postinfectious NEC   B99
      • in
        • enteritis due to Yersinia enterocolitica   A04.6
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal   R19.7
    • due to
      • Yersinia enterocolitica   A04.6
  • Enteritis   K52.9
    • due to
      • Yersinia enterocolitica   A04.6
    • infectious NOS   A09
      • due to
        • Yersinia enterocolitica   A04.6
  • Infection, infected, infective   B99.9
    • Yersinia
      • enterocolitica   A04.6
    • intestinal   A04.6

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 06
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Digestive System

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: 371-373
      • 371 -- MAJOR GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS & PERITONEAL INFECTIONS W MCC
      • 372 -- MAJOR GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS & PERITONEAL INFECTIONS W CC
      • 373 -- MAJOR GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS & PERITONEAL INFECTIONS W/O CC/MCC

  • Clinical Classifications Software
    CCS

    • CCS Category Number : 135
    • Description : Intestinal infection
    • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 9
    • Level 1 Description : Diseases of the digestive system
    • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 9.1
    • Level 2 Description : Intestinal infection [135.]

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

    A04.6 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

  • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
    NYU ED

    • Non-emergent - 0%
    • Emergent/Primary Care Treatable - 0%
    • Emergent - ED Care Needed - Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
    • Emergent - ED Care Needed - Not Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of injury 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of mental health problems 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of substance abuse 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of Alcohol 0%
    • Unclassified 100%

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