ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Primary syphilis of other sites A51.2

A51.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A51.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A50-A64 Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
Category A51 Early syphilis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Primary syphilis of other sites”

  • Chancre(any genital site) (hard) (hunterian) (mixed) (primary) (seronegative) (seropositive) (syphilitic) - A51.0
    • conjunctiva NEC - A51.2
    • extragenital - A51.2
    • eyelid - A51.2
    • lip - A51.2
    • nipple - A51.2
    • palate, soft - A51.2
    • soft - A57
      • palate - A51.2
  • Induration, indurated
    • chancre
      • extragenital NEC - A51.2
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
  • UlcusSee also Ulcer
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.