A04.7 ENTEROCOLITIS DUE TO CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A04.7

Short Description: Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile

Long Description: Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
      • Other bacterial intestinal infections (A04)
        • A04.7 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A04.7 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Foodborne intoxication by Clostridium difficile
    • Pseudomembraneous colitis

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A04 Other bacterial intestinal infections
2 A04.0 Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli infection
3 A04.1 Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infection
4 A04.2 Enteroinvasive Escherichia coli infection
5 A04.3 Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infection
6 A04.4 Other intestinal Escherichia coli infections
7 A04.5 Campylobacter enteritis
8 A04.6 Enteritis due to Yersinia enterocolitica
9 A04.71 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile, recurrent
10 A04.72 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile, not specified as recurrent
11 A04.8 Other specified bacterial intestinal infections
12 A04.9 Bacterial intestinal infection, unspecified



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