Diagnosis Code

B17.1 ACUTE HEPATITIS C


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B17.1

Short Description: Acute hepatitis C

Long Description: Acute hepatitis C

The code B17.1 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Viral hepatitis (B15-B19)
      • Other acute viral hepatitis (B17)
        • B17.1 Acute hepatitis C

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B17 Other acute viral hepatitis
B17.0 Acute delta-(super) infection of hepatitis B carrier
B17.10 Acute hepatitis C without hepatic coma
B17.11 Acute hepatitis C with hepatic coma
B17.2 Acute hepatitis E
B17.8 Other specified acute viral hepatitis
B17.9 Acute viral hepatitis, unspecified


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