2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A93.8

Other specified arthropod-borne viral fevers

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • A93.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM A93.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A93.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 A93.8 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Piry virus disease
  • Vesicular stomatitis virus disease [Indiana fever]
The following code(s) above A93.8 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 A93.8:
  • A00-B99
    2019 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bovine petechial fever
  • Febrile illness due to infection transmitted by tick bite
  • Tick borne fever
ICD-10-CM A93.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 865 Viral illness with mcc
  • 866 Viral illness without mcc

Convert A93.8 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to A93.8:
  • Type 1 Excludes: B08
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B08

    Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • vesicular stomatitis virus disease (A93.8)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A93.8:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • arthropod-borne NOS (viral) A94
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A94

      Unspecified arthropod-borne viral fever

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Arboviral fever NOS
      • Arbovirus infection NOS
      • specified type NEC A93.8
    • viral, virus B34.9
      - see also Disease, by type of virus
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B34.9

      Viral infection, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Viremia NOS
      • vesicular stomatitis A93.8
    • Nairobi A93.8 (sheep virus)
    • Piry virus A93.8
  • Dissection
    • precerebral artery, congenital (nonruptured) Q28.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q28.1

      Other malformations of precerebral vessels

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Congenital malformation of precerebral vessels NOS
      • Congenital precerebral aneurysm (nonruptured)
      • Heartland A93.8
  • Fever (inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) R50.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R50.9

    Fever, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fever NOS
    • Fever of unknown origin [FUO]
    • Fever with chills
    • Fever with rigors
    • Hyperpyrexia NOS
    • Persistent fever
    • Pyrexia NOS
    • arbovirus, arboviral A94
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A94

      Unspecified arthropod-borne viral fever

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Arboviral fever NOS
      • Arbovirus infection NOS
      • specified NEC A93.8
    • hemorrhagic (arthropod-borne) A94
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A94

      Unspecified arthropod-borne viral fever

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Arboviral fever NOS
      • Arbovirus infection NOS
      • mite-borne A93.8
      • tick-borne NEC A93.8
    • tick
      • Kemerovo A93.8
      • Quaranfil A93.8
    • Indiana A93.8
    • Piry A93.8 (virus)
    • tick-bite NEC A93.8
    • tick-borne A93.8 (hemorrhagic)
    • vesicular stomatitis A93.8
  • Heartland virus disease A93.8
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) B99.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B99.9

    Unspecified infectious disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • arbovirus (arbor virus) A94
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A94

      Unspecified arthropod-borne viral fever

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Arboviral fever NOS
      • Arbovirus infection NOS
      • specified type NEC A93.8
  • Stomatitis (denture) (ulcerative) K12.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.1

    Other forms of stomatitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Stomatitis NOS
    • Denture stomatitis
    • Ulcerative stomatitis
    • Vesicular stomatitis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute necrotizing ulcerative stomatitis (A69.1)
    • Vincent's stomatitis (A69.1)
    • vesicular K12.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.1

      Other forms of stomatitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Stomatitis NOS
      • Denture stomatitis
      • Ulcerative stomatitis
      • Vesicular stomatitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      • acute necrotizing ulcerative stomatitis (A69.1)
      • Vincent's stomatitis (A69.1)
      • virus disease A93.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A93.8
A92.32 …… with other neurologic manifestation
A92.39 …… with other complications
A92.4 Rift Valley fever
A92.5 Zika virus disease
A92.8 Other specified mosquito-borne viral fevers
A92.9 Mosquito-borne viral fever, unspecified
A93 Other arthropod-borne viral fevers, not elsewhere classified
A93.0 Oropouche virus disease
A93.1 Sandfly fever
A93.2 Colorado tick fever
A93.8 Other specified arthropod-borne viral fevers
A94 Unspecified arthropod-borne viral fever
A95 Yellow fever
A95.0 Sylvatic yellow fever
A95.1 Urban yellow fever
A95.9 Yellow fever, unspecified
A96 Arenaviral hemorrhagic fever
A96.0 Junin hemorrhagic fever
A96.1 Machupo hemorrhagic fever
A96.2 Lassa fever
A96.8 Other arenaviral hemorrhagic fevers

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