Diagnosis Code

A41.50 GRAM-NEGATIVE SEPSIS, UNSPECIFIED

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A41.50

Short Description: Gram-negative sepsis, unspecified

Long Description: Gram-negative sepsis, unspecified

The code A41.50 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Other sepsis (A41)
        • A41.50 Gram-negative sepsis, unspecified

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Bacteremia
  • Bacteremia caused by Gram-negative bacteria
  • Gram-positive septic shock
  • Sepsis caused by Gram negative bacteria
  • Severe sepsis with acute organ dysfunction caused by Gram-negative bacteria

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A41.50 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Gram-negative sepsis NOS

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A41.50 Right Arrow 038.40 Gram-neg septicemia NOS
995.91 Sepsis
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
A41 Other sepsis
A41.0 Sepsis due to Staphylococcus aureus
A41.01 Sepsis due to Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
A41.02 Sepsis due to Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
A41.1 Sepsis due to other specified staphylococcus
A41.2 Sepsis due to unspecified staphylococcus
A41.3 Sepsis due to Hemophilus influenzae
A41.4 Sepsis due to anaerobes
A41.5 Sepsis due to other Gram-negative organisms
A41.51 Sepsis due to Escherichia coli [E. coli]
A41.52 Sepsis due to Pseudomonas
A41.53 Sepsis due to Serratia
A41.59 Other Gram-negative sepsis
A41.8 Other specified sepsis
A41.81 Sepsis due to Enterococcus
A41.89 Other specified sepsis
A41.9 Sepsis, unspecified organism

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