Diagnosis Code

A04.3 ENTEROHEMORRHAGIC ESCHERICHIA COLI INFECTION

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A04.3

Short Description: Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infection

Long Description: Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infection

The code A04.3 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
      • Other bacterial intestinal infections (A04)
        • A04.3 Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infection

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Acute hemorrhagic colitis caused by Escherichia coli
  • Enteroadherent Escherichia coli gastrointestinal tract infection
  • Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli gastrointestinal tract infection
  • Hemorrhage of colon
  • Hemorrhagic colitis
  • Hemorrhagic enteritis
  • Infection caused by Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli
  • Intestinal infection caused by Escherichia coli
  • Verotoxigenic Escherichia coli gastrointestinal tract infection

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A04.3 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Mcc (371)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Cc (372)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections Without Cc/mcc (373)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A04.3 Right Arrow 008.04 Int inf e coli entrhmrg
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A04 Other bacterial intestinal infections
A04.0 Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli infection
A04.1 Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infection
A04.2 Enteroinvasive Escherichia coli infection
A04.4 Other intestinal Escherichia coli infections
A04.5 Campylobacter enteritis
A04.6 Enteritis due to Yersinia enterocolitica
A04.7 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile
A04.71 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile, recurrent
A04.72 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile, not specified as recurrent
A04.8 Other specified bacterial intestinal infections
A04.9 Bacterial intestinal infection, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018