A22

icd
Non-Billable

Anthrax


Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
Excludes 2
1
  • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
  • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
Includes
1diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissibleA22infection due to Bacillus anthracis
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

A22icd
Anthrax
Cutaneous anthrax
Pulmonary anthrax
Gastrointestinal anthrax
Anthrax sepsis
Other forms of anthrax
Anthrax, unspecified