ICD-10-CM Code A38.0
Scarlet fever with otitis media
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
A38.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of scarlet fever with otitis media. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code A38 is used to code Exanthem
An exanthem or exanthema (from Greek ἐξάνθημα exánthēma, "a breaking out") is a widespread rash usually occurring in children but can occur in adults. An exanthem can be caused by toxins, drugs, or microorganisms, or can result from autoimmune disease.
|MeSH Codes:||D005076, D005076, D005076, D005076, D005076|
|ICD 9 Codes:||34, 55, 56, 57, 782.1|
this disease in an adult
- 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 'A38.0 - Scarlet fever with otitis media'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A38.0. 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 A38.0 and a single ICD9 code, 034.1 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.