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2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 790.7
- ICD-9-CM 790.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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- More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 790.7: 2014.
- The presence of viable bacteria circulating in the blood. Fever, chills, tachycardia, and tachypnea are common acute manifestations of bacteremia. The majority of cases are seen in already hospitalized patients, most of whom have underlying diseases or procedures which render their bloodstreams susceptible to invasion.
- Bacteremia (bacteria in blood)
- Bacteremia due to gram negative bacteria
- Bacteremia due to gram positive bacteria
- Bacteremia due to Salmonella
- Bacteremia due to Staphylococcus aureus
- Gram neg bacteremia
- Gram negative bacteremia
- Gram pos bacteremia
- Gram positive bacteremia
- S aureus bacteremia
- Salmonella bacteremia
- Staph aureus bacteremia
- Use additional code to identify organism (041)
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ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 790.7:
- Bacteremia 790.7
- newborn 771.83
- in blood (see also Bacteremia) 790.7
- Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
- blood culture, positive 790.7
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