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ICD 10 Code A49.9

Bacterial infection, unspecified

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A49.9 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 A49.9 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

    ICD 10 Code A49.9 Exclude 1:

    • bacteremia NOS (R78.81,)

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A49.9


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A49.9:
  • Arthritis, arthritic   M19.90
    • in
      • bacterial disease seeAlso : subcategory M01  A49.9
    • bacterial   A49.9
  • Infection, infected, infective   B99.9
    • Bacillus   A49.9
    • bacterial NOS   A49.9
    • gram-negative bacilli NOS   A49.9

  • SNOMed Terms:
    • Abscess of aortic valve
    • Abscess of aortic valve (disorder)
    • Abscess of mitral valve
    • Abscess of mitral valve (disorder)
    • Abscess of pulmonary valve
    • Abscess of pulmonary valve (disorder)
    • Acne with gram negative folliculitis
    • Acne with gram negative folliculitis (disorder)
    • Actinophytosis
    • Acute bacterial otitis externa

    • Major Diagnostic Categories
      M.D.C

      • MDC Category : 18
      • MDC Type : Medical
      • Description : Infectious and Parasitic DDs (Systemic or unspecified sites)

    • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
      MS-DRG

      • DRG Range: 867-869
        • 867 -- OTHER INFECTIOUS & PARASITIC DISEASES DIAGNOSES W MCC
        • 868 -- OTHER INFECTIOUS & PARASITIC DISEASES DIAGNOSES W CC
        • 869 -- OTHER INFECTIOUS & PARASITIC DISEASES DIAGNOSES W/O CC/MCC

    • Clinical Classifications Software
      CCS

      • CCS Category Number : 3
      • Description : Bacterial infection; unspecified site
      • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 1
      • Level 1 Description : Infectious and parasitic diseases
      • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 1.1
      • Level 2 Description : Bacterial infection

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

      A49.9 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 Bacterial infection, unspecified

    Sepsis is a serious illness. It happens when your body has an overwhelming immune response to a bacterial infection. The chemicals released into the blood to fight the infection trigger widespread inflammation. This leads to blood clots and leaky blood vessels. They cause poor blood flow, which deprives your body's ...

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