2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A48.51

Infant botulism

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
The following code(s) above A48.51 contain annotation back-references
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 A48.51:
  • A00-B99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range A00-B99

    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases

    Includes
    • diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible
    Type 1 Excludes
    • certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
    Type 2 Excludes
    • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
    • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)
    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
  • A48
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A48

    Other bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Other bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified
  • A48.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A48.5

    Other specified botulism

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Non-foodborne intoxication due to toxins of Clostridium botulinum [C. botulinum]
    Type 1 Excludes
    • food poisoning due to toxins of Clostridium botulinum (A05.1)
    Other specified botulism
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM A48.51 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert A48.51 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to A48.51:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A48.51:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A48.51
A44.8 Other forms of bartonellosis
A44.9 Bartonellosis, unspecified
A46 Erysipelas
A48 Other bacterial diseases, not elsewhere classified
A48.0 Gas gangrene
A48.1 Legionnaires' disease
A48.2 Nonpneumonic Legionnaires' disease [Pontiac fever]
A48.3 Toxic shock syndrome
A48.4 Brazilian purpuric fever
A48.5 Other specified botulism
A48.51 Infant botulism
A48.52 Wound botulism
A48.8 Other specified bacterial diseases
A49 Bacterial infection of unspecified site
A49.0 Staphylococcal infection, unspecified site
A49.01 Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus infection, unspecified site
A49.02 Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection, unspecified site
A49.1 Streptococcal infection, unspecified site
A49.2 Hemophilus influenzae infection, unspecified site
A49.3 Mycoplasma infection, unspecified site
A49.8 Other bacterial infections of unspecified site

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