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    Code: A04.7

    Code Name: ICD-10 Code for Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile

    Block: Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)

    Details: Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile

    Foodborne intoxication by Clostridium difficile
    Pseudomembraneous colitis

    A04

    Excludes1: bacterial foodborne intoxications, NEC (A05.-)
    tuberculous enteritis (A18.32)

    Guidelines: Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)

    Excludes 2: 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)

    Excludes 1: certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters

    Use additional code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

    Includes: diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible

    For more details on A04.7 , ICD-10 Code for Enterocolitis due to Clostridium difficile , visit: https://coder.aapc.com/icd-10-codes/
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