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ICD 10 Code A05.2

Foodborne Clostridium perfringens [Clostridium welchii] intoxication

2017 Billable/Specific Code

A condition caused by an infection with the gram-positive bacteria Clostridium perfringens. This condition is characterized by a sudden onset of colic, followed by diarrhoea or abdominal cramps. Transmission is by ingestion of contaminated food. Confirmation is by isolation of 1 000 000 spores of Clostridium perfringens per gram faeces.
  • A05.2 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 A05.2 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 A05.2

    • Enteritis necroticans
    • Pig-bel

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A05.2


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A05.2:
  • Enteritis   K52.9
    • necroticans   A05.2
  • Infection, infected, infective   B99.9
    • Clostridium NEC
      • perfringens
        • due to food   A05.2
        • foodborne   A05.2
      • welchii
        • foodborne   A05.2
        • necrotizing enteritis   A05.2
    • foodborne   A05.9
      • due to
        • Clostridium
          • perfringens   A05.2
          • welchii   A05.2
  • Pig-bel   A05.2
  • Poisoning seeAlso : Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • food   T62.9-
      • due to
        • Clostridium   A05.2

  • 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

    A05.2 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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