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

See: Glanders and melioidosis

  ICD-10 Code for Acute & fulminating melioidosis A24.1

A24.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A24.1 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 A24 Glanders and melioidosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Melioidosis pneumonia
  • Melioidosis sepsis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Acute and fulminating melioidosis”

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.