A75 TYPHUS FEVER

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A75

Short Description: Typhus fever

Long Description: Typhus fever

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
      • Typhus fever (A75)
        • A75 Typhus fever

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A75 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • rickettsiosis due to Ehrlichia sennetsu (A79.81)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A75.0 Epidemic louse-borne typhus fever due to Rickettsia prowazekii
2 A75.1 Recrudescent typhus [Brill's disease]
3 A75.2 Typhus fever due to Rickettsia typhi
4 A75.3 Typhus fever due to Rickettsia tsutsugamushi
5 A75.9 Typhus fever, unspecified



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