ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Feb 19, 2018

See: Brucellosis

  ICD-10 Code for Brucellosis due to Brucella abortus A23.1

A23.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A23.1 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 A23 Brucellosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Brucellosis due to Brucella abortus”

  • Abortus fever - A23.1
  • BacillusSee also Infection, bacillus
    • abortus infection - A23.1
  • Bang's disease(brucella abortus) - A23.1
  • Brucellosis(infection) - A23.9
    • abortus - A23.1
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • Bang's(brucella abortus) - A23.1
  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
    • abortus - A23.1
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A23.1 Brucellosis due to Brucella abortus

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