Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A95.9

Yellow fever, unspecified

  • A95.9 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2014 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.
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
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 3 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 A95.9 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 A95.9 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
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: