A04.72 ENTEROCOLITIS D/T CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE, NOT SPCF AS RECUR

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A04.72

Short Description: Enterocolitis d/t Clostridium difficile, not spcf as recur

Long Description: Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile, not specified as recurrent

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
      • Other bacterial intestinal infections (A04)
        • A04.72 Enterocolitis d/t Clostridium difficile, not spcf as recur

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A04.72 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Mcc (371)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Cc (372)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections Without Cc/mcc (373)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A04.72 Right Arrow 008.45 Int inf clstrdium dfcile
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

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 A04.7 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile
10 A04.71 Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile, recurrent
11 A04.8 Other specified bacterial intestinal infections
12 A04.9 Bacterial intestinal infection, unspecified



This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018