ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 12, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Spotted fever due to Rickettsia conorii A77.1

A77.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A77.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A75-A79 Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
Category A77 Spotted fever [tick-borne rickettsioses]

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • African tick typhus
  • Boutonneuse fever
  • India tick typhus
  • Kenya tick typhus
  • Marseilles fever
  • Mediterranean tick fever
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Spotted fever due to Rickettsia conorii”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • Conor and Bruch's(boutonneuse fever) - A77.1
  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
    • boutonneuse - A77.1
    • Kenya(tick) - A77.1
    • Marseilles - A77.1
    • Mediterranean - A23.9See also Brucellosis
      • tick - A77.1
    • spotted - A77.9
      • due to Rickettsia
        • conorii - A77.1
    • tick
      • Mediterranean - A77.1
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
  • Kenya fever - A77.1
  • Marseilles fever - A77.1
  • Mediterranean
    • fever — see Brucellosis
      • tick - A77.1
    • tick fever - A77.1
  • Typhus(fever) - A75.9
    • African tick - A77.1
    • India tick - A77.1
    • Kenya(tick) - A77.1
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A77.1 Spotted fever due to Rickettsia conorii

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