ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
May 28, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Pneumonic plague A20.2

A20.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A20.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A20-A28 Certain zoonotic bacterial diseases (A20-A28)
Category A20 Plague

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Pneumonic plague”

  • Plague - A20.9
    • pneumonic(primary) (secondary) - A20.2
    • pulmonary, pulmonic - A20.2
  • Pneumonia(acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) - J18.9
    • in(due to)
      • Yersinia pestis - A20.2
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.