2022 ICD-10-CM Code A79.82

Anaplasmosis [A. phagocytophilum]

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:A79.82
Short Description:Anaplasmosis [A. phagocytophilum]
Long Description:Anaplasmosis [A. phagocytophilum]

Code Classification

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Rickettsioses (A75-A79)
      • Other rickettsioses (A79)

A79.82 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of anaplasmosis [a. phagocytophilum]. The code A79.82 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2022 ICD-10 Code

A79.82 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2022, effective October 1, 2021. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2021. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2022 (October 1, 2021 - September 30, 2022).

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code A79.82:


Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code A79.82 are found in the index:

Clinical Information

Replacement Code

A7982 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History