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

See: Infection due to other mycobacteria

  ICD-10 Code for Cutaneous mycobacterial infection A31.1

A31.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A31.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A30-A49 Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
Category A31 Infection due to other mycobacteria

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Inclusion Term
  • Buruli ulcer
  • Infection due to Mycobacterium marinum
  • Infection due to Mycobacterium ulcerans
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Cutaneous mycobacterial infection”

  • Buruli ulcer - A31.1
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • swimming-pool granuloma - A31.1
  • Granuloma - L92.9
    • swimming pool - A31.1
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • Bacillus - A49.9
      • swimming pool - A31.1
    • swimming pool bacillus - A31.1
  • Mycobacterium, mycobacterial(infection) - A31.9
    • atypical - A31.9
      • cutaneous - A31.1
    • balnei - A31.1
    • cutaneous - A31.1
    • luciflavum - A31.1
    • marinum(M. balnei) - A31.1
    • ulcerans - A31.1
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • Buruli - A31.1
    • mycobacterial(skin) - A31.1
    • skin(atrophic) (chronic) (neurogenic) (non-healing) (perforating) (pyogenic) (trophic) (tropical) - L98.499
      • mycobacterial - A31.1
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