ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
May 29, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Bacterial foodborne intoxication, unspecified A05.9

A05.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A05.9 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 A05 Other bacterial foodborne intoxications, not elsewhere classified

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Bacterial foodborne intoxication, unspecified”

  • Creotoxism - A05.9
  • Indigestion(acid) (bilious) (functional) - K30
    • due to decomposed food NOS - A05.9
  • Intoxication
    • foodborne - A05.9
      • bacterial - A05.9
      • due to
        • bacterium - A05.9
  • Kreotoxism - A05.9
  • Poisoning(acute)See also Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • bacterial toxins - A05.9
    • epidemic, fish(noxious) — see Poisoning, seafood
      • bacterial - A05.9
    • kreotoxism, food - A05.9
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.