A68

icd
Non-Billable

Relapsing fevers


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)
A65-A69
  • leptospirosis (A27.-)
  • syphilis (A50-A53)
A68Lyme disease (A69.2-)
Includes
1diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissibleA68recurrent fever
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

A68icd
Relapsing fevers
Louse-borne relapsing fever
Tick-borne relapsing fever
Relapsing fever, unspecified