ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 21, 2017

See: Whooping cough

A37.0 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis

More specific codes for Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis

  • A37.00 - Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis without pneumonia
  • A37.01 - Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis with pneumonia
See also ICD 10 code for
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A37.0 Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis

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.