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ICD 10 Code A06.4

Amebic liver abscess

2017 Billable/Specific Code

A lesion of the liver, varying in size, resulting from hepatic amoebiasis. Usually manifested by fever, enlarged tender liver, right upper abdominal pain, and usually leukocytosis. The abscess may rupture into the peritoneum, pericardium, pleura, or lung.
  • A06.4 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 A06.4 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 A06.4

    • Hepatic amebiasis

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A06.4


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A06.4:
  • Abscess   L02.91
    • amebic   A06.4
      • liver   A06.4
    • hepatic   K75.0
      • amebic   A06.4
    • liver   K75.0
      • amebic   A06.4
    • abscess   A06.4
  • Dysentery, dysenteric   A09
    • abscess, liver   A06.4

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 07
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Hepatobiliary System And Pancreas

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: 441-443
      • 441 -- DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGCIRRALC HEPA W MCC
      • 442 -- DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGCIRRALC HEPA W CC
      • 443 -- DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGCIRRALC HEPA 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

    A06.4 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%

Health Topic Realted To Amebic liver abscess

An abscess is a pocket of pus. You can get an abscess almost anywhere in your body. When an area of your body becomes infected, your body's immune system tries to fight the infection. White blood cells go to the infected area, collect within the damaged tissue, and cause inflammation. ...

Also called: Hepatic diseaseYour liver is the largest organ inside your body. It helps your body digest food, store energy, and remove poisons.There are many kinds of liver diseases. Viruses cause some of them, like hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C. Others can be the result of drugs, ...

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