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A06.0 - Acute amebic dysentery

The ICD 10 Code for Acute amebic dysentery is listed as A06.0.
Additional information concerning this code and description can be found below including ICD 9 crosswalks / GEMS, chapter information, and DRGs where available.

ICD 10 CM Field Value
Diagnosis Code: A06.0
Description: Acute amebic dysentery
  • Acute amebiasis
  • Intestinal amebiasis NOS
Diagnostic Related Groups
(MS-DRG v30.0)
371 - Major Gastrointestinal Disorders & Peritoneal Infections W Mcc
372 - Major Gastrointestinal Disorders & Peritoneal Infections W Cc
373 - Major Gastrointestinal Disorders & Peritoneal Infections W/o Cc/mcc
Chapter Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Block Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
Parent A06 - Amebiasis
ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS):
ICD 9 Dx Code: 006.0 - Acute amebic dysentery without mention of abscess
ICD-10-CM Siblings (same level / similar specificity) of A06.0:
A06.1 - Chronic intestinal amebiasis
A06.2 - Amebic nondysenteric colitis
A06.3 - Ameboma of intestine
A06.4 - Amebic liver abscess
A06.5 - Amebic lung abscess
A06.6 - Amebic brain abscess
A06.7 - Cutaneous amebiasis
A06.8 - Amebic infection of other sites
A06.9 - Amebiasis, unspecified