ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 25, 2017

See: Shigellosis

  ICD-10 Code for Shigellosis due to Shigella dysenteriae A03.0

A03.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A03.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A00-A09 Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
Category A03 Shigellosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Group A shigellosis [Shiga-Kruse dysentery]
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Shigellosis due to Shigella dysenteriae”

  • BacillusSee also Infection, bacillus
    • Shiga's - A03.0
  • Dysentery, dysenteric(catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) - A09
    • bacillary - A03.9
      • Schmitz(-Stutzer) - A03.0
      • Shiga(-Kruse) - A03.0
      • Shigella - A03.9
        • dysenteriae - A03.0
        • group A - A03.0
    • Schmitz(-Stutzer) - A03.0
    • Shiga(-Kruse) - A03.0
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • Bacillus - A49.9
      • Shiga(-Kruse) - A03.0
    • Shigella - A03.9
      • dysenteriae - A03.0
      • group
        • A - A03.0
      • Schmitz(-Stutzer) - A03.0
      • schmitzii - A03.0
      • shigae - A03.0
  • Schmitz dysentery(-Stutzer) - A03.0
  • Shiga dysentery(-Kruse) - A03.0
  • Shiga's bacillus - A03.0
  • Shigellosis - A03.9
    • Group A - A03.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.