Ehrlichiosis

"Ehrlichiosis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "ehrlichiosis"

  • Ehrlichiosis - A77.40 Ehrlichiosis, unspecified
    • due to
      • E. chafeensis - A77.41 Ehrlichiosis chafeensis [E. chafeensis]
      • E. ewingii - A77.49 Other ehrlichiosis
      • E. muris euclairensis - A77.49 Other ehrlichiosis
      • E. sennetsu - A79.81 Rickettsiosis due to Ehrlichia sennetsu
      • specified organism NEC - A77.49 Other ehrlichiosis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Ehrlichiosis: A tick-borne disease characterized by FEVER; HEADACHE; myalgias; ANOREXIA; and occasionally RASH. It is caused by several bacterial species and can produce disease in DOGS; CATTLE; SHEEP; GOATS; HORSES; and humans. The primary species causing human disease are EHRLICHIA CHAFFEENSIS; ANAPLASMA PHAGOCYTOPHILUM; and Ehrlichia ewingii.