Diagnosis Code

B95.3 STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE CAUSING DISEASES CLASSD ELSWHR

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B95.3

Short Description: Streptococcus pneumoniae causing diseases classd elswhr

Long Description: Streptococcus pneumoniae as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

The code B95.3 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Bacterial and viral infectious agents (B95-B97)
      • Strep as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere (B95)
        • B95.3 Streptococcus pneumoniae causing diseases classd elswhr

This code is valid for unacceptable principal diagnosis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Acute bacterial pericarditis
  • Acute bacterial pharyngitis
  • Acute bacterial tonsillitis
  • Acute infective pericarditis
  • Acute pneumococcal laryngitis
  • Acute pneumococcal pericarditis
  • Acute pneumococcal pharyngitis
  • Acute pneumococcal tonsillitis
  • Acute streptococcal pericarditis
  • Bacterial pleurisy with effusion
  • Bacterial tonsillitis
  • Pleural effusion caused by bacterial infection
  • Pleural effusion due to another disorder
  • Pleurisy with effusion
  • Pneumococcal laryngitis
  • Pneumococcal peritonitis
  • Pneumococcal pharyngitis
  • Pneumococcal pleurisy
  • Pneumococcal pleurisy with effusion
  • Pneumococcal tonsillitis
  • Septic myocarditis - pneumococcal
  • Septic myocarditis - streptococcal
  • Streptococcal laryngitis
  • Streptococcal pleurisy
  • Streptococcal pleurisy with effusion
  • Streptococcal sore throat
  • Streptococcal tonsillitis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B95.3 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
B95.3 Right Arrow 041.09 Other streptococcus
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
B95 Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, and Enterococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.0 Streptococcus, group A, as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.1 Streptococcus, group B, as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.2 Enterococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.4 Other streptococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.5 Unspecified streptococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.6 Staphylococcus aureus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.61 Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.62 Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.7 Other staphylococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.8 Unspecified staphylococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

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