01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
Non-viral and unspecified infections of the central nervous...
1D03 — Infectious abscess of the central nervous system
1D03.5 — Spinal cord abscess
ICD-11 1D03.5 — Spinal cord abscess
A condition of the spinal cord, caused by an infection with a bacterial, viral, or fungal source. This condition is characterised by a focal accumulation of purulent material within the spinal cord. This condition may present with fever, back pain, and neurological deficits. Transmission is through haematogenous spread of the infectious agent.
The diagnosis includes nothing.
The diagnosis excludes nothing.
It has no clarifying diagnoses.