A48

icd
Non-Billable

Other bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified


Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chaptersA48actinomycetoma (B47.1)
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

A48icd
Other bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified
Gas gangrene
Legionnaires' disease
Nonpneumonic Legionnaires' disease [Pontiac fever]
Toxic shock syndrome
Brazilian purpuric fever
Other specified botulism
Infant botulism
Wound botulism
Other specified bacterial diseases