ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other cerebrovascular syphilis A52.05

A52.05 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A52.05 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 A52 Late syphilis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Syphilitic cerebral aneurysm (ruptured) (non-ruptured)
  • Syphilitic cerebral thrombosis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other cerebrovascular syphilis”

  • Aneurysm(anastomotic) (artery) (cirsoid) (diffuse) (false) (fusiform) (multiple) (saccular) - I72.9
  • Angiopathia, angiopathy - I99.9
    • retinae syphilitica - A52.05
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic(concealed) - R58
    • brain(miliary) (nontraumatic) — see Hemorrhage, intracranial, intracerebral
      • due to
        • syphilis - A52.05
  • Neurosyphilis(arrested) (early) (gumma) (late) (latent) (recurrent) (relapse) - A52.3
    • aneurysm(cerebral) - A52.05
    • hemorrhagic - A52.05
    • thrombosis(cerebral) - A52.05
    • vascular NEC(cerebral) - A52.05
  • Rupture, ruptured
    • brain
      • aneurysm(congenital) — See also Hemorrhage, intracranial, subarachnoid
        • syphilitic - A52.05
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic(bland) (multiple) (progressive) (silent) (vessel) - I82.90
    • brain(artery) (stem) — See also Occlusion, artery, cerebral
      • due to syphilis - A52.05
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.