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ICD 10 Code A79.9

Rickettsiosis, unspecified

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A79.9 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 A79.9 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

    Inclusion Term For Icd 10 Code A79.9

    • Rickettsial infection NOS

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A79.9


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A79.9:

  • SNOMed Terms:
    • Bacterial encephalitis
    • Bacterial encephalitis (disorder)
    • Disease caused by Genus Rickettsia
    • Disease caused by Genus Rickettsia (disorder)
    • Disease caused by Rickettsia
    • Disease caused by Rickettsia (disorder)
    • Disease caused by Rickettsia, NOS
    • Disease caused by rickettsiae
    • Disease caused by rickettsiae (disorder)
    • Disease caused by Rickettsiales

    • 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 : 8
      • Description : Other infections; including parasitic
      • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 1
      • Level 1 Description : Infectious and parasitic diseases
      • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 1.4
      • Level 2 Description : Other infections; including parasitic [8.]

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

      A79.9 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 Rickettsiosis, unspecified

    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 ...

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