ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 20, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile A04.7

A04.7 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A04.7 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 A04 Other bacterial intestinal infections

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Foodborne intoxication by Clostridium difficile
  • Pseudomembraneous colitis

Related Terms to “Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile”

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.