Certain infectious and parasitic diseases A00-B99

Use Additional:
  • code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)
Type 1 Excludes:
  • certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
Type 2 Excludes:
  • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
  • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
Includes:
  • diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible

Codes: = Billable