Diagnosis Code

A79 OTHER RICKETTSIOSES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A79

Short Description: Other rickettsioses

Long Description: Other rickettsioses

The code A79 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
      • Other rickettsioses (A79)
        • A79 Other rickettsioses

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A79.0 Trench fever
A79.1 Rickettsialpox due to Rickettsia akari
A79.8 Other specified rickettsioses
A79.81 Rickettsiosis due to Ehrlichia sennetsu
A79.89 Other specified rickettsioses
A79.9 Rickettsiosis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2019