Non-specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A41.0

Sepsis due to Staphylococcus aureus

  • A41.0 is not a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code and cannot be used to indicate a medical diagnosis as there are 2 codes below A41.0 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • ICD-10-CM codes become active beginning October 1, 2015, therefore, this and all ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 6,870 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 A41.0 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 A41.0 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year