Leptospirosis

"Leptospirosis" 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 "leptospirosis"

  • Leptospirosis - A27.9 Leptospirosis, unspecified
    • canicola - A27.89 Other forms of leptospirosis
    • due to Leptospira interrogans serovar icterohaemorrhagiae - A27.0 Leptospirosis icterohemorrhagica
    • icterohemorrhagica - A27.0 Leptospirosis icterohemorrhagica
    • pomona - A27.89 Other forms of leptospirosis
    • Weil's disease - A27.0 Leptospirosis icterohemorrhagica

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Leptospirosis: Infections with bacteria of the genus LEPTOSPIRA.

Weil Disease: A severe form of LEPTOSPIROSIS, usually caused by LEPTOSPIRA INTERROGANS SEROVAR ICTEROHAEMORRHAGIAE and occasionally other serovars. It is transmitted to humans by the rat and is characterized by hemorrhagic and renal symptoms with accompanying JAUNDICE.