Tularemia

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term tularemia 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".

  • Tularemia - A21.9 Tularemia, unspecified
    • abdominal - A21.3 Gastrointestinal tularemia
    • bronchopneumonic - A21.2 Pulmonary tularemia
    • conjunctivitis - A21.1 Oculoglandular tularemia
    • cryptogenic - A21.3 Gastrointestinal tularemia
    • enteric - A21.3 Gastrointestinal tularemia
    • gastrointestinal - A21.3 Gastrointestinal tularemia
    • generalized - A21.7 Generalized tularemia
    • ingestion - A21.3 Gastrointestinal tularemia
    • intestinal - A21.3 Gastrointestinal tularemia
    • oculoglandular - A21.1 Oculoglandular tularemia
    • ophthalmic - A21.1 Oculoglandular tularemia
    • pneumonia (any), pneumonic - A21.2 Pulmonary tularemia
    • pulmonary - A21.2 Pulmonary tularemia
    • sepsis - A21.7 Generalized tularemia
    • specified NEC - A21.8 Other forms of tularemia
    • typhoidal - A21.7 Generalized tularemia
    • ulceroglandular - A21.0 Ulceroglandular tularemia
    • with
      • conjunctivitis - A21.1 Oculoglandular tularemia
      • pneumonia - A21.2 Pulmonary tularemia

Clinical Terms

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

Conjunctivitis: INFLAMMATION of the CONJUNCTIVA.

Pneumonia: Infection of the lung often accompanied by inflammation.

Sepsis: Systemic inflammatory response syndrome with a proven or suspected infectious etiology. When sepsis is associated with organ dysfunction distant from the site of infection, it is called severe sepsis. When sepsis is accompanied by HYPOTENSION despite adequate fluid infusion, it is called SEPTIC SHOCK.

Tularemia: A plague-like disease of rodents, transmissible to man. It is caused by FRANCISELLA TULARENSIS and is characterized by fever, chills, headache, backache, and weakness.