A50

icd
Non-Billable

Congenital syphilis


Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chaptersA50-A64
  • human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease (B20)
  • nonspecific and nongonococcal urethritis (N34.1)
  • Reiter's disease (M02.3-)
Excludes 2
1
  • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
  • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
Includes
1diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

Other late congenital syphilitic oculopathy
Late congenital neurosyphilis [juvenile neurosyphilis]
Late congenital neurosyphilis, unspecified
Late congenital syphilitic meningitis
Late congenital syphilitic encephalitis
Late congenital syphilitic polyneuropathy
Late congenital syphilitic optic nerve atrophy
Juvenile general paresis
Other late congenital neurosyphilis
Other late congenital syphilis, symptomatic