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ICD 10 Code A36.1

Nasopharyngeal diphtheria

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A36.1 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 A36.1 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A36.1


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A36.1:
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic   A36.9
    • nasopharyngeal   A36.1

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 03|Pre|
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Ear, Nose, Mouth And Throat|Pre|

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: |011-013|154-156|
      • 011 -- TRACHEOSTOMY FOR FACEMOUTH & NECK DIAGNOSES W MCC
      • 012 -- TRACHEOSTOMY FOR FACEMOUTH & NECK DIAGNOSES W CC
      • 013 -- TRACHEOSTOMY FOR FACEMOUTH & NECK DIAGNOSES W/O CC/MCC
      • 154 -- OTHER EAR NOSE MOUTH & THROAT DIAGNOSES W MCC
      • 155 -- OTHER EAR NOSE MOUTH & THROAT DIAGNOSES W CC
      • 156 -- OTHER EAR NOSE MOUTH & THROAT DIAGNOSES W/O CC/MCC

  • Clinical Classifications Software
    CCS

    • CCS Category Number : 126
    • Description : Other upper respiratory infections
    • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 8
    • Level 1 Description : Diseases of the respiratory system
    • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 8.1
    • Level 2 Description : Respiratory infections

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

    A36.1 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 Nasopharyngeal diphtheria

Diphtheria is a serious bacterial infection. You can catch it from a person who has the infection and coughs or sneezes. You can also get infected by coming in contact with an object, such as a toy, that has bacteria on it.Diphtheria usually affects the nose and throat. Symptoms ...

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