Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A22

Short Description: Anthrax

Long Description: Anthrax

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Certain zoonotic bacterial diseases (A20-A28)
      • Anthrax (A22)
        • A22 Anthrax

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A22 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Includes Notes:
    • infection due to Bacillus anthracis

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A22.0 Cutaneous anthrax
2 A22.1 Pulmonary anthrax
3 A22.2 Gastrointestinal anthrax
4 A22.7 Anthrax sepsis
5 A22.8 Other forms of anthrax
6 A22.9 Anthrax, unspecified

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