038.49 GRAM-NEG SEPTICEMIA NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 038.49

Short Description: Gram-neg septicemia NEC

Long Description: Other septicemia due to gram-negative organisms

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 038 Septicemia
        • 038.49 Gram-neg septicemia NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 038.49 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Friedl�nder's
    • B (bacillus) NEC (see also condition) 041.3
      • sepsis or septicemia 038.49
  • Sepsis (generalized) 995.91
    • Friedl�nder's 038.49
  • Septicemia, septicemic (generalized) (suppurative) 038.9
    • Aerobacter aerogenes 038.49
    • Enterobacter aerogenes 038.49
    • Friedl�nder's (bacillus) 038.49
    • Proteus vulgaris 038.49
    • Yersinia enterocolitica 038.49

Crosswalk Information

The code 038.49 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
038.49 Right Arrow A41.59 Other Gram-negative sepsis
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]
10 038.42 Septicemia due to escherichia coli [E. coli]
11 038.43 Septicemia due to pseudomonas
12 038.44 Septicemia due to serratia
13 038.8 Other specified septicemias
14 038.9 Unspecified septicemia

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