ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Mar 21, 2019
A41.5 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.

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Sepsis due to other Gram-negative organisms

More specific codes for Sepsis due to other Gram-negative organisms

  • A41.50 - Gram-negative sepsis, unspecified
  • A41.51 - Sepsis due to Escherichia coli [E. coli]
  • A41.52 - Sepsis due to Pseudomonas
  • A41.53 - Sepsis due to Serratia
  • A41.59 - Other Gram-negative sepsis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Sepsis due to other Gram-negative organisms”

  • Sepsis(generalized) (unspecified organism) - A41.9
    • Escherichia coli(E. coli) - A41.5
    • Gram-negative(organism) - A41.5
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A41.5 Sepsis due to other Gram-negative organisms

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.