ICD 10 Codes >> Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99) A00-B99
Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
- A30.- Leprosy [Hansen's disease]
- A31.- Infection due to other mycobacteria
- A32.- Listeriosis
- A33.- Tetanus neonatorum
- A34.- Obstetrical tetanus
- A35.- Other tetanus
- A36.- Diphtheria
- A37.- Whooping cough
- A38.- Scarlet fever
- A39.- Meningococcal infection
- A40.- Streptococcal sepsis
- A41.- Other sepsis
- A42.- Actinomycosis
- A43.- Nocardiosis
- A44.- Bartonellosis
- A46.- Erysipelas
- A48.- Other bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified
- A49.- Bacterial infection of unspecified site
Bacteria are living things that have only one cell. Under a microscope, they look like balls, rods, or spirals. They are so small that a line of 1,000 could fit across a pencil eraser. Most bacteria won't hurt you - less than 1 percent of the different types make people sick. Many ...
What is vaginitis?Vaginitis, also called vulvovaginitis, is an inflammation or infection of the vagina. It can also affect the vulva, which is the external part of a woman's genitals. Vaginitis can cause itching, pain, discharge, and odor.Vaginitis is common, especially in women in their reproductive years. It usually ...
Meningitis is inflammation of the thin tissue that surrounds the brain and spinal cord, called the meninges. There are several types of meningitis. The most common is viral meningitis. You get it when a virus enters the body through the nose or mouth and travels to the brain. Bacterial meningitis ...
Endocarditis, also called infective endocarditis (IE), is an inflammation of the inner lining of the heart. The most common type, bacterial endocarditis, occurs when germs enter your heart. These germs come through your bloodstream from another part of your body, often your mouth. Bacterial endocarditis can damage your heart valves. ...
Antibiotics are powerful medicines that fight bacterial infections. Used properly, antibiotics can save lives. They either kill bacteria or keep them from reproducing. Your body's natural defenses can usually take it from there. Antibiotics do not fight infections caused by viruses, such asColds Flu Most coughs and bronchitis Sore throats, ...