Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A42.81

Short Description: Actinomycotic meningitis

Long Description: Actinomycotic meningitis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Actinomycosis (A42)
        • A42.81 Actinomycotic meningitis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A42.81 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)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A42.81 Right Arrow 039.8 Actinomycosis NEC
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 A42 Actinomycosis
2 A42.0 Pulmonary actinomycosis
3 A42.1 Abdominal actinomycosis
4 A42.2 Cervicofacial actinomycosis
5 A42.7 Actinomycotic sepsis
6 A42.8 Other forms of actinomycosis
7 A42.82 Actinomycotic encephalitis
8 A42.89 Other forms of actinomycosis
9 A42.9 Actinomycosis, unspecified

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