American

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term american to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • American
    • leishmaniasis - B55.2 Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis
    • mountain tick fever - A93.2 Colorado tick fever

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to american within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Leishmaniasis: A disease caused by any of a number of species of protozoa in the genus LEISHMANIA. There are four major clinical types of this infection: cutaneous (Old and New World) (LEISHMANIASIS, CUTANEOUS), diffuse cutaneous (LEISHMANIASIS, DIFFUSE CUTANEOUS), mucocutaneous (LEISHMANIASIS, MUCOCUTANEOUS), and visceral (LEISHMANIASIS, VISCERAL).