Diagnosis Code

A69.8 OTHER SPECIFIED SPIROCHETAL INFECTIONS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A69.8

Short Description: Other specified spirochetal infections

Long Description: Other specified spirochetal infections

The code A69.8 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other spirochetal diseases (A65-A69)
      • Other spirochetal infections (A69)
        • A69.8 Other specified spirochetal infections

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Borrelia infection of central nervous system
  • Borreliosis
  • Infection caused by Borrelia crocidurae
  • Infection caused by Borrelia microti
  • Infection caused by Borrelia miyamotoi
  • Infection caused by Borrelia turicatae
  • Myocarditis caused by Genus Borrelia
  • Myocarditis caused by Order Spirochaetales
  • Tropical phagedenic ulcer
  • Ulcer caused by Treponema vincentii

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A69.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A69.8 Right Arrow 104.8 Spirochetal infect NEC
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
A69 Other spirochetal infections
A69.0 Necrotizing ulcerative stomatitis
A69.1 Other Vincent's infections
A69.2 Lyme disease
A69.20 Lyme disease, unspecified
A69.21 Meningitis due to Lyme disease
A69.22 Other neurologic disorders in Lyme disease
A69.23 Arthritis due to Lyme disease
A69.29 Other conditions associated with Lyme disease
A69.9 Spirochetal infection, unspecified

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