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ICD-10-CM Code A79.8
Other specified rickettsioses

Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code A79.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of A79.8 that describes the diagnosis 'other specified rickettsioses' in more detail.

The ICD code A798 is used to code Neorickettsia

Neorickettsia is a genus of bacteria. Species or Strains in this genus are coccoid or pleomorphic cells that reside in cytoplasmic vacuoles within monocytes and macrophages of dogs, horses, bats, and humans.

Specialty: Infectious Disease
MeSH Codes: , D016873
ICD 9 Codes: , 838
Source: Wikipedia

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A79.8 - Other specified rickettsioses'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A79.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Parent Code: A79 - Other rickettsioses

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