Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A05.1

Short Description: Botulism food poisoning

Long Description: Botulism food poisoning

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
      • Oth bacterial foodborne intoxications, NEC (A05)
        • A05.1 Botulism food poisoning

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A05.1 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A05.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Botulism NOS
    • Classical foodborne intoxication due to Clostridium botulinum
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • infant botulism (A48.51)
    • wound botulism (A48.52)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A05.1 Right Arrow 005.1 Botulism food poisoning
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 A05 Other bacterial foodborne intoxications, not elsewhere classified
2 A05.0 Foodborne staphylococcal intoxication
3 A05.2 Foodborne Clostridium perfringens [Clostridium welchii] intoxication
4 A05.3 Foodborne Vibrio parahaemolyticus intoxication
5 A05.4 Foodborne Bacillus cereus intoxication
6 A05.5 Foodborne Vibrio vulnificus intoxication
7 A05.8 Other specified bacterial foodborne intoxications
8 A05.9 Bacterial foodborne intoxication, unspecified

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