ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 24, 2017

See: Secondary syphilis of skin and mucous membranes

  ICD-10 Code for Other secondary syphilis of skin A51.39

A51.39 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A51.39 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.
Inclusion Term
  • Syphilitic leukoderma
  • Syphilitic mucous patch
Excludes1
  • late syphilitic leukoderma (A52.79)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other secondary syphilis of skin”

  • Atrophoderma, atrophodermia(of) - L90.9
  • Atrophy, atrophic(of)
  • Leukoderma, leukodermia NEC - L81.5
    • syphilitic - A51.39
  • MucousSee also condition
    • patches(syphilitic) - A51.39
  • Patches
    • mucous(syphilitic) - A51.39
  • Rupia(syphilitic) - A51.39
  • Syphilid - A51.39
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
    • anus(late) - A52.74
      • secondary - A51.39
    • atrophoderma maculatum - A51.39
    • early - A51.9
      • skin - A51.39
      • symptomatic - A51.9
        • secondary - A51.39See also Syphilis, secondary
      • ulcer - A51.39
    • leukoderma - A51.39
    • lip - A51.39
    • macular atrophy of skin - A51.39
    • mouth(secondary) - A51.39
    • mucocutaneous(secondary) - A51.39
    • mucous
      • membrane(secondary) - A51.39
      • patches - A51.39
    • pharynx(late) - A52.73
      • secondary - A51.39
    • secondary(and primary) - A51.49
      • anus - A51.39
      • mouth - A51.39
      • mucous membranes - A51.39
      • pharynx - A51.39
      • skin - A51.39
      • tonsil - A51.39
      • ulcer - A51.39
      • vulva - A51.39
    • skin(with ulceration) (early) (secondary) - A51.39
    • tonsil(lingual) (late) - A52.73
      • secondary - A51.39
    • ulcer(any site) (early) (secondary) - A51.39
    • vulva - A51.0
      • secondary - A51.39
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • syphilitic(any site) (early) (secondary) - A51.39
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

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