U07.1: COVID-19, virus identified

You have COVID-19. This was confirmed by a specific test in a laboratory.

COVID-19 is the abbreviation for coronavirus disease of 2019. This disease is caused by certain coronaviruses.


This information is not intended for self-diagnosis and does not replace professional medical advice from a doctor. If you find an ICD code on a personal medical document, please also note the diagnostic confidence indicator.
Your doctor will assist you with any health-related questions and explain the ICD code to you in a direct consultation if necessary.


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