ICD-10-CM Code A49.8
Other bacterial infections of unspecified site
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
A49.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other bacterial infections of unspecified site. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- 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.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Bacteremia due to gram negative bacteria (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A49.8 - Other bacterial infections of unspecified site'
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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 A49.8 and a single ICD9 code, 041.89 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.