Diagnosis Code

B96.20 UNSP ESCHERICHIA COLI AS THE CAUSE OF DISEASES CLASSD ELSWHR

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B96.20

Short Description: Unsp Escherichia coli as the cause of diseases classd elswhr

Long Description: Unspecified Escherichia coli [E. coli] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

The code B96.20 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Bacterial and viral infectious agents (B95-B97)
      • Oth bacterial agents as the cause of diseases classd elswhr (B96)
        • B96.20 Unsp Escherichia coli as the cause of diseases classd elswhr

This code is valid for unacceptable principal diagnosis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Arthritis caused by Escherichia coli
  • Coligranuloma
  • Escherichia coli infection of the central nervous system
  • Escherichia coli intra-amniotic fetal infection
  • Escherichia coli meningitis
  • Escherichia coli urinary tract infection
  • Infection caused by Escherichia coli
  • Infection caused by Escherichia coli 0157
  • Infection caused by Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli
  • Infectious disorder of the fetus
  • Intra-amniotic infection of fetus
  • Neonatal bacterial dacryocystitis
  • Neonatal colibacillosis
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis caused by Escherichia coli
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis or conjunctivitis caused by Escherichia coli

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B96.20 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)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B96.20 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Escherichia coli [E. coli] NOS

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B96.20 Right Arrow 041.49 E.coli infection NEC/NOS
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
B96 Other bacterial agents as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.0 Mycoplasma pneumoniae [M. pneumoniae] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.1 Klebsiella pneumoniae [K. pneumoniae] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.2 Escherichia coli [E. coli ] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.21 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli [E. coli] (STEC) O157 as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.22 Other specified Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli [E. coli] (STEC) as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.23 Unspecified Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli [E. coli] (STEC) as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.29 Other Escherichia coli [E. coli] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.3 Hemophilus influenzae [H. influenzae] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.4 Proteus (mirabilis) (morganii) as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.5 Pseudomonas (aeruginosa) (mallei) (pseudomallei) as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.6 Bacteroides fragilis [B. fragilis] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.7 Clostridium perfringens [C. perfringens] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.8 Other specified bacterial agents as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.81 Helicobacter pylori [H. pylori] as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.82 Vibrio vulnificus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B96.89 Other specified bacterial agents as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

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