ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 17, 2017

See: Acute hepatitis A

  ICD-10 Code for Hepatitis A without hepatic coma B15.9

B15.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B15.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B15-B19 Viral hepatitis (B15-B19)
Category B15 Acute hepatitis A

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Hepatitis A (acute)(viral) NOS

Related Terms to “Hepatitis A without hepatic coma”

  • Catarrh, catarrhal(acute) (febrile) (infectious) (inflammation) - J00See also condition
    • liver - B15.9
  • Hepatitis - K75.9
    • catarrhal(acute) - B15.9
    • epidemic - B15.9
    • infectious, infective - B15.9
    • viral, virus - B19.9
      • type
        • A - B15.9
  • IcterusSee also Jaundice
    • infectious - B15.9
  • Jaundice(yellow) - R17
    • catarrhal(acute) - B15.9
    • epidemic(catarrhal) - B15.9
    • febrile(acute) - B15.9
    • infectious(acute) (subacute) - B15.9
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B15.9 Hepatitis A without hepatic coma

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.