Specific code icon 2016 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A04.7

Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile

    2016 Billable Code

  • A04.7 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A04.7. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Applicable To
  • Foodborne intoxication by Clostridium difficile
  • Pseudomembraneous colitis
Approximate Synonyms
  • C difficile colitis
  • C difficile diarrhea
  • Clostridium difficile colitis
  • Clostridium difficile colitis infection
  • Clostridium difficile diarrhea
  • Pseudomembranous colitis
  • Pseudomembranous enterocolitis
ICD-10-CM A04.7 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 371 Major gastrointestinal disorders and peritoneal infections with mcc
  • 372 Major gastrointestinal disorders and peritoneal infections with cc
  • 373 Major gastrointestinal disorders and peritoneal infections without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM A04.7 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A04.7: