A40

icd
Non-Billable

Streptococcal sepsis


Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chaptersA40
  • neonatal (P36.0-P36.1)
  • puerperal sepsis (O85)
  • sepsis due to Streptococcus, group D (A41.81)
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 transmissible
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

A40icd
Streptococcal sepsis
Sepsis due to streptococcus, group A
Sepsis due to streptococcus, group B
Sepsis due to Streptococcus pneumoniae
Other streptococcal sepsis
Streptococcal sepsis, unspecified