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ICD 10 Code A36.3

Cutaneous diphtheria

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A36.3 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 A36.3 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

    ICD 10 CODE A36.3 Exclude 2:

    • erythrasma (L08.1,)

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A36.3


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A36.3:
  • Dermatitis   L30.9
    • diphtheritica   A36.3
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic   A36.9
    • cutaneous   A36.3
    • infection of wound   A36.3

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 09
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue And Breast

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: 606-607
      • 606 -- MINOR SKIN DISORDERS W MCC
      • 607 -- MINOR SKIN DISORDERS W/O MCC

  • Clinical Classifications Software
    CCS

    • CCS Category Number : 197
    • Description : Skin and subcutaneous tissue infections
    • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 12
    • Level 1 Description : Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 12.1
    • Level 2 Description : Skin and subcutaneous tissue infections [197.]

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

    A36.3 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 Cutaneous diphtheria

Your skin helps protect you from germs, but sometimes it can get infected by them. Some common types of skin infections areBacterial: Cellulitis and impetigo. Staphylococcal infections can also affect the skin.Viral: Shingles, warts, and herpes simplexFungal: Athlete's foot and yeast infectionsParasitic: Body lice, head lice, and scabiesTreatment of ...

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