Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A75

Short Description: Typhus fever

Long Description: Typhus fever

The code A75 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
      • Typhus fever (A75)
        • A75 Typhus fever

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A75 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • rickettsiosis due to Ehrlichia sennetsu (@A79.81*)

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A75.0 Epidemic louse-borne typhus fever due to Rickettsia prowazekii
A75.1 Recrudescent typhus [Brill's disease]
A75.2 Typhus fever due to Rickettsia typhi
A75.3 Typhus fever due to Rickettsia tsutsugamushi
A75.9 Typhus fever, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020