Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A05

Short Description: Oth bacterial foodborne intoxications, NEC

Long Description: Other bacterial foodborne intoxications, not elsewhere classified

The code A05 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
      • Oth bacterial foodborne intoxications, NEC (A05)
        • A05 Oth bacterial foodborne intoxications, NEC

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A05 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • Clostridium difficile foodborne intoxication and infection (@A04.7*-)
    • Escherichia coli infection (@A04.0*[email protected]*)
    • listeriosis (@A32*.-)
    • salmonella foodborne intoxication and infection (@A02*.-)
    • toxic effect of noxious foodstuffs (@T61*[email protected]*)

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A05.0 Foodborne staphylococcal intoxication
A05.1 Botulism food poisoning
A05.2 Foodborne Clostridium perfringens [Clostridium welchii] intoxication
A05.3 Foodborne Vibrio parahaemolyticus intoxication
A05.4 Foodborne Bacillus cereus intoxication
A05.5 Foodborne Vibrio vulnificus intoxication
A05.8 Other specified bacterial foodborne intoxications
A05.9 Bacterial foodborne intoxication, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2021