Whooping cough

"Whooping cough" 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 "whooping cough"

  • Whooping cough - A37.90 Whooping cough, unspecified species without pneumonia
    • due to
      • Bordetella
        • bronchiseptica - A37.80 Whooping cough due to other Bordetella species without pneumonia
          • with pneumonia - A37.81 Whooping cough due to other Bordetella species with pneumonia
        • parapertussis - A37.10 Whooping cough due to Bordetella parapertussis without pneumonia
          • with pneumonia - A37.11 Whooping cough due to Bordetella parapertussis with pneumonia
        • pertussis - A37.00 Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis without pneumonia
          • with pneumonia - A37.01 Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis with pneumonia
        • specified NEC - A37.80 Whooping cough due to other Bordetella species without pneumonia
          • with pneumonia - A37.81 Whooping cough due to other Bordetella species with pneumonia
    • with pneumonia - A37.91 Whooping cough, unspecified species with pneumonia
      • due to Bordetella
        • bronchiseptica - A37.81 Whooping cough due to other Bordetella species with pneumonia
        • parapertussis - A37.11 Whooping cough due to Bordetella parapertussis with pneumonia
        • pertussis - A37.01 Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis with pneumonia
      • specified organism NEC - A37.81 Whooping cough due to other Bordetella species with pneumonia

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Bordetella: A genus of gram-negative aerobic bacteria whose cells are minute coccobacilli. It consists of both parasitic and pathogenic species.

Whooping Cough: A respiratory infection caused by BORDETELLA PERTUSSIS and characterized by paroxysmal coughing ending in a prolonged crowing intake of breath.