ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
May 30, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other mycobacterial infections A31.8

A31.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A31.8 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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Related Terms to “Other mycobacterial infections”

  • Arthritis, arthritic(acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) - M19.90
    • due to or associated with
      • mycobacteria - A31.8See also category M01
  • Lymphadenitis - I88.9
    • mycobacterial - A31.8
  • Mycobacterium, mycobacterial(infection) - A31.9
    • atypical - A31.9
      • specified site NEC - A31.8
    • chelonei - A31.8
    • extrapulmonary systemic - A31.8
    • fortuitum - A31.8
    • kakaferifu - A31.8
    • kasongo - A31.8
    • scrofulaceum - A31.8
    • simiae - A31.8
    • systemic, extrapulmonary - A31.8
    • szulgai - A31.8
    • terrae - A31.8
    • triviale - A31.8
    • xenopi - A31.8
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.