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

See: Rat-bite fevers

  ICD-10 Code for Rat-bite fever, unspecified A25.9

A25.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A25.9 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 A25 Rat-bite fevers

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Related Terms to “Rat-bite fever, unspecified”

  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
    • rat-bite - A25.9
  • Rat-bite fever - A25.9
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A25.9 Rat-bite fever, unspecified

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