ICD-10-CM Code A03
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code A03 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of A03 that describes the diagnosis 'shigellosis' in more detail.
- A03 Shigellosis NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code A03 is used to code Shigellosis
Shigellosis, also known as bacillary dysentery or Marlow syndrome, in its most severe manifestation, is a foodborne illness caused by infection by bacteria of the genus Shigella. Shigellosis rarely occurs in animals other than humans.
|MeSH Codes:||D004405, D004751, D004751, D004751, D004751, D004751, D004751, D004751|
|ICD 9 Codes:||4, 5, 8, 9, 555, 556, 557, 558|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A03 - Shigellosis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A03. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.