ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 20, 2017

See: Amebic infection of other sites

  ICD-10 Code for Other amebic infections A06.89

A06.89 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A06.89 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 A06 Amebiasis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Amebic appendicitis
  • Amebic splenic abscess
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other amebic infections”

  • Abscess(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) - L02.91
  • Amebiasis - A06.9
    • specified site NEC - A06.89
  • Appendicitis(pneumococcal) (retrocecal) - K37
    • amebic - A06.89
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.