ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 26, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Secondary syphilitic oculopathy A51.43

A51.43 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A51.43 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
  • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
  • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
  • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Secondary syphilitic oculopathy”

  • ChorioretinitisSee also Inflammation, chorioretinal
    • in(due to)
      • syphilis(secondary) - A51.43
    • syphilitic(secondary) - A51.43
  • Iridocyclitis - H20.9
    • in(due to)
      • syphilis - A51.43
    • syphilitic(secondary) - A51.43
  • IritisSee also Iridocyclitis
    • syphilitic(secondary) - A51.43
  • Oculopathy
  • RetinitisSee also Inflammation, chorioretinal
    • syphilitic(early) (secondary) - A51.43
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
    • chorioretinitis - A51.43
    • ciliary body(secondary) - A51.43
    • iris, iritis(secondary) - A51.43
    • secondary(and primary) - A51.49
      • chorioretinitis, choroiditis - A51.43
    • uveal tract(secondary) - A51.43
    • uveitis(secondary) - A51.43
  • Uveitis(anterior)See also Iridocyclitis
    • syphilitic(secondary) - A51.43
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.