Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A95.9

Yellow fever, unspecified

    2015 Billable Code

  • A95.9 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, A95.9 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A95.9. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Clinical Information
  • A disease caused by infection with the yellow fever virus, which is carried by mosquitos. Symptoms include body aches, chills, fever, severe headache, weakness, and a yellow skin color. Bleeding, vomiting, and failure of the liver and other organs may occur in late stages of the disease.
  • A tropical disease transmitted by mosquito bites
  • A viral infection caused by a flavivirus called yellow fever virus. It is transmitted to humans from infected mosquitoes. The signs and symptoms range from a mild febrile illness to liver damage with jaundice and hemorrhages.
  • Acute infectious disease primarily of the tropics, caused by a flavivirus and transmitted to humans by mosquito vectors.
  • An acute infectious disease primarily of the tropics, caused by a virus and transmitted to man by mosquitoes of the genera aedes and haemagogus.
Description Synonyms
  • Yellow fever
ICD-10-CM A95.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 865 Viral illness with mcc
  • 866 Viral illness without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM A95.9 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A95.9: