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ICD 10 Code A32.1

Listerial meningitis and meningoencephalitis

2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

A disease of the meninges or brain, caused by an infection with the gram-positive bacteria Listeria. This disease is characterized by fever, headache, or neurological deficits. Transmission is through haematogenous spread to the meninges from ingestion of contaminated food. Confirmation is by identification of Listeria from cerebrospinal fluid.
  • A32.1 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 A32.1 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

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

    A32.1 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

  • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
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    A32.1 ICD CODE is not Assigned in Category By NYU ED Algorithm

Health Topic Realted To Listerial meningitis and meningoencephalitis

Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain. Usually the cause is a viral infection, but bacteria can also cause it. It can be mild or severe. Most cases are mild. You may have flu-like symptoms. With a mild case, you may just need rest, plenty of fluids, and a pain ...

Also called: ListeriosisListeriosis is a foodborne illness caused by Listeria monocytogenes, bacteria found in soil and water. It can be in a variety of raw foods as well as in processed foods and foods made from unpasteurized milk. Listeria is unlike many other germs because it can grow even in ...

Also called: Spinal meningitisMeningitis 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 ...

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