038.42 E COLI SEPTICEMIA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 038.42

Short Description: E coli septicemia

Long Description: Septicemia due to escherichia coli [E. coli]

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 038 Septicemia
        • 038.42 E coli septicemia

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 038.42 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Bacillus - see also Infection, bacillus
    • coli
      • infection 041.49
        • generalized 038.42
      • pyemia 038.42
      • septicemia 038.42
  • Colibacillosis 041.49
    • generalized 038.42
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Escherichia coli (E. coli) 041.49
      • generalized 038.42
  • Pyemia, pyemic (purulent) (see also Septicemia) 038.9
    • Bacillus coli 038.42
  • Septicemia, septicemic (generalized) (suppurative) 038.9
    • Bacillus coli 038.42
    • Escherichia coli 038.42

Crosswalk Information

The code 038.42 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
038.42 Right Arrow A41.51 Sepsis due to Escherichia coli [E. coli]
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 038.0 Streptococcal septicemia
2 038.10 Staphylococcal septicemia, unspecified
3 038.11 Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus septicemia
4 038.12 Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus septicemia
5 038.19 Other staphylococcal septicemia
6 038.2 Pneumococcal septicemia [Streptococcus pneumoniae septicemia]
7 038.3 Septicemia due to anaerobes
8 038.40 Septicemia due to gram-negative organism, unspecified
9 038.41 Septicemia due to hemophilus influenzae [H. influenzae]
10 038.43 Septicemia due to pseudomonas
11 038.44 Septicemia due to serratia
12 038.49 Other septicemia due to gram-negative organisms
13 038.8 Other specified septicemias
14 038.9 Unspecified septicemia

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