ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 18, 2017

See: Typhus fever

A75 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
Typhus fever
Excludes1
  • rickettsiosis due to Ehrlichia sennetsu (A79.81)

More specific codes for Typhus fever

  • A75.0 - Epidemic louse-borne typhus fever due to Rickettsia prowazekii
  • A75.1 - Recrudescent typhus [Brill's disease]
  • A75.2 - Typhus fever due to Rickettsia typhi
  • A75.3 - Typhus fever due to Rickettsia tsutsugamushi
  • A75.9 - Typhus fever, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to A75
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A75 Typhus fever

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.