ICD-10-CM Code A39.89
Other meningococcal infections
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
A39.89 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other meningococcal infections. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for A39.89 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Meningococcal conjunctivitis
- DRG Group #870-872 - Septicemia or severe sepsis with mv 96+ hours.
- DRG Group #870-872 - Septicemia or severe sepsis without mv 96+ hours with MCC.
- DRG Group #870-872 - Septicemia or severe sepsis without mv 96+ hours without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A39.89 - Other meningococcal infections'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A39.89. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 036.89 was previously used, A39.89 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.