ICD-11 classes
01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
Gastroenteritis or colitis of infectious origin
Bacterial intestinal infections
1A05 — Intestinal infections due to Yersinia enterocolitica

ICD-11 1A05 — Intestinal infections due to Yersinia enterocolitica

A disease of the intestinal tract, caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Yersinia enterocolitica. This disease commonly presents with a fever, diarrhoea, or abdominal pain. This disease may also lead to a systemic infection. Transmission is by the faecal-oral route from the ingestion of contaminated food or water, or direct contact with infected individuals or animal. Confirmation is by identification of Yersinia enterocolitica in a faecal sample.

The diagnosis includes nothing.

It excludes 1 item.

  • Extraintestinal yersiniosis (1B9A)

It has no clarifying diagnoses.

The diagnosis is included in 1 another class.

  • Postinfectious arthropathy in enteritis due to Yersinia enterocolitica (1A05)

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