Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A95.9

Yellow fever, unspecified

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A95.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A95.9. Other international versions of ICD-10 A95.9 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

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.
Approximate Synonyms
  • Yellow fever
ICD-10-CM A95.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 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: