ICD 10 Codes >> Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99) A00-B99 >>Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09) A00-A09 >> Viral and other specified intestinal infections A08.-

ICD 10 Code A08.1

Acute gastroenteropathy due to Norwalk agent and other small round viruses

2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

A disease of the gastrointestinal tract, caused by an infection with norovirus. This disease is characterized by acute onset of vomiting, non-hemorrhagic diarrhoea, and abdominal pain. Transmission is by ingestion of contaminated food or water, direct contact, or through fomites. Confirmation is by identification of norovirus.
  • A08.1 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 A08.1 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    MDC Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A08.1

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    MS-DRG Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A08.1

  • Clinical Classifications Software
    CCS

    CCS Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A08.1

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

    A08.1 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

  • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
    NYU ED

    A08.1 ICD CODE is not Assigned in Category By NYU ED Algorithm

Health Topic Realted To Acute gastroenteropathy due to Norwalk agent and other small round viruses

Also called: Stomach flu Have you ever had the "stomach flu?" What you probably had was gastroenteritis - not a type of flu at all. Gastroenteritis is an inflammation of the lining of the intestines caused by a virus, bacteria or parasites. Viral gastroenteritis is the second most common illness ...

Viruses are capsules with genetic material inside. They are very tiny, much smaller than bacteria. Viruses cause familiar infectious diseases such as the common cold, flu and warts. They also cause severe illnesses such as HIV/AIDS, smallpox and hemorrhagic fevers. Viruses are like hijackers. They invade living, normal cells ...

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