Diagnosis Code

A79.8 OTHER SPECIFIED RICKETTSIOSES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A79.8

Short Description: Other specified rickettsioses

Long Description: Other specified rickettsioses

The code A79.8 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
      • Other rickettsioses (A79)
        • A79.8 Other specified rickettsioses

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A79 Other rickettsioses
A79.0 Trench fever
A79.1 Rickettsialpox due to Rickettsia akari
A79.81 Rickettsiosis due to Ehrlichia sennetsu
A79.89 Other specified rickettsioses
A79.9 Rickettsiosis, unspecified

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