ICD-10-CM Code A79.8
Other specified rickettsioses
Non-Billable CodeNon-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 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.
- A79.8 Other specified rickettsioses NON-BILLABLE
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.
|MeSH Codes:||, D016873|
|ICD 9 Codes:||, 838|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A79.8 - Other specified rickettsioses'
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