Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A41

Short Description: Other sepsis

Long Description: Other sepsis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Other sepsis (A41)
        • A41 Other sepsis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A41 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • bacteremia NOS (R78.81)
    • neonatal (P36.-)
    • puerperal sepsis (O85)
    • streptococcal sepsis (A40.-)
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • sepsis (due to) (in) actinomycotic (A42.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) anthrax (A22.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) candidal (B37.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) Erysipelothrix (A26.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) extraintestinal yersiniosis (A28.2)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) gonococcal (A54.86)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) herpesviral (B00.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) listerial (A32.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) melioidosis (A24.1)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) meningococcal (A39.2-A39.4)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) plague (A20.7)
    • sepsis (due to) (in) tularemia (A21.7)
    • toxic shock syndrome (A48.3)
  • Code First:
    • postprocedural sepsis (T81.4-)
    • sepsis during labor (O75.3)
    • sepsis following abortion, ectopic or molar pregnancy (O03-O07, O08.0)
    • sepsis following immunization (T88.0)
    • sepsis following infusion, transfusion or therapeutic injection (T80.2-)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A41.0 Sepsis due to Staphylococcus aureus
2 A41.01 Sepsis due to Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
3 A41.02 Sepsis due to Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
4 A41.1 Sepsis due to other specified staphylococcus
5 A41.2 Sepsis due to unspecified staphylococcus
6 A41.3 Sepsis due to Hemophilus influenzae
7 A41.4 Sepsis due to anaerobes
8 A41.5 Sepsis due to other Gram-negative organisms
9 A41.50 Gram-negative sepsis, unspecified
10 A41.51 Sepsis due to Escherichia coli [E. coli]
11 A41.52 Sepsis due to Pseudomonas
12 A41.53 Sepsis due to Serratia
13 A41.59 Other Gram-negative sepsis
14 A41.8 Other specified sepsis
15 A41.81 Sepsis due to Enterococcus
16 A41.89 Other specified sepsis
17 A41.9 Sepsis, unspecified organism

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