ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 14, 2018

See: Other forms of actinomycosis

  ICD-10 Code for Actinomycotic encephalitis A42.82

A42.82 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A42.82 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A30-A49 Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
Category A42 Actinomycosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Actinomycotic encephalitis”

  • Encephalitis(chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) - G04.90
    • in(due to)
      • actinomycosis - A42.82
  • MeningoencephalomyelitisSee also Meningoencephalitis
    • due to
      • actinomycosis - A42.82
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A42.82 Actinomycotic encephalitis

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