A20 PLAGUE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A20

Short Description: Plague

Long Description: Plague

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Certain zoonotic bacterial diseases (A20-A28)
      • Plague (A20)
        • A20 Plague

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A20 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Includes Notes:
    • infection due to Yersinia pestis

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A20.0 Bubonic plague
2 A20.1 Cellulocutaneous plague
3 A20.2 Pneumonic plague
4 A20.3 Plague meningitis
5 A20.7 Septicemic plague
6 A20.8 Other forms of plague
7 A20.9 Plague, unspecified



This page was last updated on: 1/1/2017