Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
Certain zoonotic bacterial diseases
2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A25
2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- A25 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM A25 became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A25 - other international versions of ICD-10 A25 may differ.
The following code(s) above A25
contain annotation back-references
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
- Applicable To annotations, or
- Code Also annotations, or
- Code First annotations, or
- Excludes1 annotations, or
- Excludes2 annotations, or
- Includes annotations, or
- Note annotations, or
- Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to A25
- A syndrome characterized by recurring fever, rash, and arthralgias occurring days to weeks after a rat bite. The causative agents are either streptobacillus moniliformis or spirillum minus.
- 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
- 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
- 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A25
Brucellosis due to Brucella suis
Brucellosis due to Brucella canis
Glanders and melioidosis
Acute and fulminating melioidosis
Subacute and chronic melioidosis
Rat-bite fever, unspecified
Other forms of erysipeloid
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.