ICD-11 classes
01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
Other bacterial diseases
1C10 — Actinomycosis

ICD-11 1C10 — Actinomycosis

A disease commonly caused by an infection with the gram-positive bacteria Actinomyces. This disease is characterised by painful abscesses in the mouth, lungs, and gastrointestinal tract. Transmission is by endogenous infection. Confirmation is by identification of Actinomyces in infected tissue or fluid samples.

The diagnosis includes nothing.

It excludes 1 item.

  • Actinomycetoma (1C43)

Diagnosis with code 1C10 contains 6 clarifying diagnoses:

  1. 1C10.0 — Pulmonary actinomycosis
  2. 1C10.1 — Abdominal actinomycosis
  3. 1C10.2 — Cervicofacial actinomycosis
  4. 1C10.3 — Primary cutaneous actinomycosis
  5. 1C10.Y — Other specified forms of actinomycosis
  6. 1C10.Z — Actinomycosis, unspecified

The diagnosis is included in 1 another class.

  • Myelitis associated with actinomyces (1D02.0)

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