A06.0 Acute amebic dysentery

Coding Notes

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Applicable To

Acute amebiasis
Intestinal amebiasis NOS

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Colitis (acute) (catarrhal) (chronic) (noninfective) (hemorrhagic) See also Enteritis K52.9
amebic (acute) See also Amebiasis A06.0
Diarrhea, diarrheal (disease) (infantile) (inflammatory) R19.7
Dysentery, dysenteric (catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) A09
Enteritis (acute) (diarrheal) (hemorrhagic) (noninfective) K52.9
amebic (acute) A06.0
amebic (acute) A06.0

Sibling Codes

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
A00-A09 Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
A06 Amebiasis
A06.0 Acute amebic dysentery
Applicable to
Acute amebiasis
Intestinal amebiasis NOS