Viral Infections Of The Central Nervous System – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Viral Infections Of The Central Nervous System – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Definition of Viral infections of the central nervous system: Any disease of the central nervous system, caused by an infection with a viral source. Coded Elsewhere: Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (8A45.02) Enteroviral exanthematous fever (1F05.2) Herpes simplex meningitis (1F00.20) Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (8A45.01) West Nile virus infection (1D46) Colorado tick fever (1D41) Zoster meningitis (1E91.3) ICD…

Rickettsioses – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Rickettsioses – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Definition of Rickettsioses: Any disease caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Rickettsia. These diseases commonly present with fever, malaise, and rash. Transmission is commonly through the bite of an infected flea, louse, mite, or tick. Typhus Fever Definition of Typhus Fever: A disease caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Rickettsia. This…

Acute Rheumatic Fever Caused  Diseases – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Acute Rheumatic Fever Caused Diseases – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

A disease of the connective tissue, caused by an infection with the gram-positive bacteria Streptococcus pyogenes; (the disease may also affect the heart, joints, central nervous system, subcutaneous tissues, or skin). This disease is characterised by fever, polyarthritis, carditis, subcutaneous nodules, or erythema marginatum. Transmission is through haematogenous spread to other parts of the body…

Tuberculosis Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Tuberculosis Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

A disease caused by an infection with bacteria of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex. This disease presents with symptoms depending on the site of infection. Transmission is commonly by inhalation of infected respiratory secretions. Tuberculosis Of The Respiratory System Definition of Tuberculosis of the respiratory system: This is a progressive or chronic disease resulting from infection…

Sexually Transmissible Infections Due To Chlamydia – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Sexually Transmissible Infections Due To Chlamydia – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Definition of Sexually Transmissible Infections Due To Chlamydia: An infection with the gram-negative bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis. This infection may be asymptomatic or characterised by fever, painful urination, urinary urgency, dyspareunia, vaginal bleeding or discharge, pain in the abdomen in females and by fever, urethritis, painful urination, discharge from the penis, swollen or tender testicles in…

Gonococcal Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Gonococcal Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

A condition caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Transmission is by sexual contact. Confirmation is by identification of Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Gonococcal Genitourinary Infection Definition of Gonococcal Genitourinary Infection: A genitourinary infection that is caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae. ICD 11 Codes For Gonococcal Genitourinary Infection 1A70 Gonococcal genitourinary infection 1A70.0 Gonococcal infection of lower…

Syphilis (Related Diseases) – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Syphilis (Related Diseases) – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

A predominantly sexually transmitted infection caused by Treponema pallidum ssp. pallidum. Congenital Syphilis Definition of Congenital syphilis: A disease caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Treponema pallidum pallidum in utero. This disease may present with clinical signs depending on the stage of disease. Transmission is by vertical transmission. ICD 11 Codes For Congenital…

Protozoal Intestinal Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Protozoal Intestinal Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Any condition of the intestines, caused by an infection with a protozoal parasitic source. Infections Due To Balantidium Coli Definition of Balantidium coli: Any condition caused by an infection with the protozoan parasite Balantidium coli. ICD 11 Code For Infections Due To Balantidium Coli 1A30 Infections due to Balantidium coli ICD 10 Code For Infections…

Viral Intestinal Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Viral Intestinal Infections – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Any condition of the intestines, caused by an infection with a viral source. Enteritis Due To Adenovirus Definition of Enteritis due to Adenovirus: A disease of the intestinal tract, caused by an infection with adenovirus. This disease is characterised by a fever, diarrhoea, or vomiting. Transmission is by the faecal-oral route. ICD 11 Code For…

Bacterial Foodborne Intoxications – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes  & ICD 11 Codes

Bacterial Foodborne Intoxications – Definitions, ICD 10 Codes & ICD 11 Codes

Any condition caused by an infection with a bacterial source. Transmission is by ingestion of contaminated food. Foodborne Staphylococcal Intoxication Definition of Foodborne Staphylococcal Intoxication: Staphylococcal food intoxication is a gastrointestinal illness that’s caused by eating foods contaminated with Staphylococcus aureus toxins. The bacterium, Staphylococcus aureus, is found on the skin of 25% of healthy…