ICD-10-CM Code A28.2
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
A28.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of extraintestinal yersiniosis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code A282 is used to code Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis is a Gram-negative bacterium that causes Far East scarlet-like fever in humans, who occasionally get infected zoonotically, most often through the food-borne route. Animals are also infected by Y. pseudotuberculosis. The bacterium is urease positive.
Yersinia scanned with electron micrographcrystal structure of yersinia pseudotuberculosis-derived mitogen (ypm)
Coding Notes for A28.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
- DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A28.2 - Extraintestinal yersiniosis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A28.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code A28.2 and a single ICD9 code, 027.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.