ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017

See: Spotted fever [tick-borne rickettsioses]

  ICD-10 Code for Spotted fever due to Rickettsia australis A77.3

A77.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A77.3 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A75-A79 Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
Category A77 Spotted fever [tick-borne rickettsioses]

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Queensland tick typhus
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Spotted fever due to Rickettsia australis”

  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
    • Queensland(coastal) (tick) - A77.3
    • spotted - A77.9
      • due to Rickettsia
        • australis - A77.3
  • Queensland fever - A77.3
  • Typhus(fever) - A75.9
    • Queensland tick - A77.3
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.