Diagnosis Code

A49.8 OTHER BACTERIAL INFECTIONS OF UNSPECIFIED SITE

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A49.8

Short Description: Other bacterial infections of unspecified site

Long Description: Other bacterial infections of unspecified site

The code A49.8 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Bacterial infection of unspecified site (A49)
        • A49.8 Other bacterial infections of unspecified site

Code Version: 2019 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Acinetobacter calcoaceticus or Acinetobacter haemolyticus
  • Aerobacter aerogenes infection
  • Aeromonas hydrophilia or Aeromonas punctata
  • Aeromonas or Plesiomonas present
  • Agrobacterium radiobacter or Agrobacterium tumefaciens
  • Anaerococcus tetradius or Anaerococcus prevotii
  • Bacterial infection due to Bacillus
  • Bacterial infection due to Klebsiella pneumoniae
  • Bacterial infection due to Morganella morganii
  • Bacterial infection due to Proteus mirabilis
  • Bacterial infection due to Pseudomonas
  • Bacterial infection due to Serratia
  • Botryomycosis
  • Botulism
  • Brevundimonas diminuta or Brevundimonas vesicularis
  • Brevundimonas diminuta or Oligella urethralis
  • Campylobacteriosis
  • Capnocytophaga canimorsus or Capnocytophaga cynodegmi
  • Chryseobacterium indologenes or Brevundimonas vesicularis
  • Chryseobacterium indologenes or Empedobacter brevis
  • Chryseomonas luteola or Flavimonas oryzihabitans
  • Citrobacter braakii or Citrobacter freundii or Citrobacter sedlakii
  • Citrobacter freundii or Citrobacter youngae
  • Citrobacter koseri or Citrobacter amalonaticus
  • Citrobacter koseri or Citrobacter farmeri
  • Citrobacter werkmanii or Citrobacter youngae
  • Clostridial infection
  • Colibacillosis gravidarum
  • Columnaris disease
  • Corynebacterium afermentans or Corynebacterium coyleae
  • Corynebacterium auris or Turicella otitidis
  • Delftia acidovorans or Comamonas testosteroni
  • Dermacoccus nishinomiyaensis or Kytococcus sedentarius
  • Disease due to Moraxella
  • Enterobacter cloacae or Enterobacter asburiae
  • Enterococcus casseliflavus or Enterococcus gallinarum
  • Enterococcus durans or Enterococcus hirae
  • Escherichia coli or Hafnia alvei
  • Gemella morbillorum or Streptococcus agalactiae or Streptococcus acidominimus
  • Haemophilus infection
  • Infection by Bacteroides fragilis
  • Infection by Campylobacter fetus
  • Infection caused by Bacillus cereus
  • Infection caused by Bifidobacterium
  • Infection caused by Burkholderia
  • Infection caused by Enterobacter
  • Infection caused by Escherichia coli O158
  • Infection caused by Klebsiella
  • Infection caused by multi drug resistant bacteria
  • Infection due to Abiotrophia
  • Infection due to Arcanobacterium pyogenes
  • Infection due to Bacteroides
  • Infection due to carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter
  • Infection due to carbapenem resistant bacteria
  • Infection due to Clostridium chauvoei
  • Infection due to Clostridium novyi
  • Infection due to Corynebacterium
  • Infection due to corynebacterium jeikeium
  • Infection due to Corynebacterium kutscheri
  • Infection due to Corynebacterium minutissimum
  • Infection due to diphtheroid bacteria
  • Infection due to Diphtheroid bacteria other than Corynebacterium diphtheriae
  • Infection due to Enterobacteriaceae
  • Infection due to ESBL bacteria
  • Infection due to ESBL bacteria
  • Infection due to ESBL Escherichia coli
  • Infection due to ESBL Klebsiella pneumoniae
  • Infection due to Escherichia coli O157
  • Infection due to Fusobacterium
  • Infection due to Grimontia hollisae
  • Infection due to Lactococcus
  • Infection due to Mannheimia haemolytica
  • Infection due to multidrug resistant Acinetobacter
  • Infection due to multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
  • Infection due to non-cholerae vibrio
  • Infection due to Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli
  • Infection due to Staphylococcus Coagulase negative
  • Infection due to Vibrio
  • Infection due to Vibrio alginolyticus
  • Infection due to Vibrio fluvialis
  • Infection due to Vibrio mimicus
  • Infection due to Vibrio parahaemolyticus
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae or Klebsiella oxytoca
  • Kocuria varians or Kocuria rosea
  • Mannheimia haemolytica or Bibersteinia trehalosi
  • Micrococcus luteus or Micrococcus lylae
  • Mima polymorpha infection
  • Morganella infection
  • Pasteurella pneumotropica or Pasteurella haemolytica
  • Peptostreptococcus infection
  • Prevotella buccalis or Prevotella oralis
  • Prevotella buccalis or Prevotella veroralis
  • Prevotella loescheii or Prevotella denticola
  • Prevotella nigrescens or Prevotella intermedia
  • Prevotella oris or Prevotella buccae
  • Proteus infection
  • Proteus mirabilis or Proteus penneri
  • Proteus vulgaris or Proteus penneri
  • Providencia alcalifaciens or Providencia rustigianii
  • Pseudomonal botryomycosis
  • Pseudomonas fluorescens or Pseudomonas putida
  • Pseudomonas fluorescens or Pseudomonas putida or Pseudomonas mendocina
  • Pseudomonas stutzeri or Pseudomonas mendocina
  • Shewanella algae or Shewanella putrefaciens
  • Staphylococcus aureus or Staphylococcus intermedius
  • Staphylococcus saprophyticus or Staphylococcus hominis
  • Staphylococcus warneri or Staphylococcus pasteuri
  • Superadded anaerobic infection
  • Superimposed infection
  • Ulcer due to Bacteroides
  • Vibrio fluvialis or Vibrio furnissii
  • Vibrio vulnificus infection
  • Weeksella virosa or Empedobacter brevis
  • Yersinia frederiksenii or Yersinia intermedia

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A49.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0)
  • 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
A49.8 Right Arrow 041.89 Oth specf bacteria
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
A49 Bacterial infection of unspecified site
A49.0 Staphylococcal infection, unspecified site
A49.01 Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus infection, unspecified site
A49.02 Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection, unspecified site
A49.1 Streptococcal infection, unspecified site
A49.2 Hemophilus influenzae infection, unspecified site
A49.3 Mycoplasma infection, unspecified site
A49.9 Bacterial infection, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2018