Other specified infectious agents as the cause of diseases classified by other ICD10 code
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|Dx:||Other specified infectious agents as the cause of diseases classified by other ICD10 code|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||none assigned|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
This diagnosis is a part of ICD10 collection.
- This code exists specifically to combine with another code to identify the post-infectious cause of that other code.
- The classic is the cause of that other code is an immune-mediated phenomenon that was caused by a prior infection that is now itself gone. For example, to create post-strep glomerulonephritis you combine:
- this code, combined with one of the "bug codes" for streptococcus AND......
- the appropriate code "nephritic syndrome" code that includes glomerulonephritis:
|Nephritic syndrome codes:|
Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition
Candidate Combined ICD10 codes
Related CCI Codes
Data Integrity Checks (automatic list)
|Query check ICD10 Inf Infection req Pathogen must have one||CCMDB.accdb||implemented|
|Query Check Inf Pathogens must have Infection requiring pathogen or Potential Infection||CCMDB.accdb||implemented|