Diagnosis Code

A24.9 MELIOIDOSIS, UNSPECIFIED

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A24.9

Short Description: Melioidosis, unspecified

Long Description: Melioidosis, unspecified

The code A24.9 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Certain zoonotic bacterial diseases (A20-A28)
      • Glanders and melioidosis (A24)
        • A24.9 Melioidosis, unspecified

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Melioidosis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A24.9 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 A24.9 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Infection due to Pseudomonas pseudomallei NOS
    • Whitmore's disease

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A24.9 Right Arrow 025 Melioidosis
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A24 Glanders and melioidosis
A24.0 Glanders
A24.1 Acute and fulminating melioidosis
A24.2 Subacute and chronic melioidosis
A24.3 Other melioidosis

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