ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 24, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other syphilitic heart involvement A52.06

A52.06 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A52.06 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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Inclusion Term
  • Syphilitic coronary artery disease
  • Syphilitic myocarditis
  • Syphilitic pericarditis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other syphilitic heart involvement”

  • Aneurysm(anastomotic) (artery) (cirsoid) (diffuse) (false) (fusiform) (multiple) (saccular) - I72.9
  • Arteritis - I77.6
  • Degeneration, degenerative
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Gumma(syphilitic) - A52.79
    • heart - A52.06
    • myocardium - A52.06
    • pericardium - A52.06
  • Infarct, infarction
  • Insufficiency, insufficient
  • Myocarditis(with arteriosclerosis)(chronic)(fibroid) (interstitial) (old) (progressive) (senile) - I51.4
    • syphilitic(chronic) - A52.06
  • NarrowingSee also Stenosis
    • artery - I77.1
      • coronary — See also Disease, heart, ischemic, atherosclerotic
        • due to syphilis NEC - A52.06
  • Pericarditis(with decompensation) (with effusion) - I31.9
    • syphilitic - A52.06
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
    • auricular fibrillation - A52.06
    • cardiac decompensation - A52.06
    • coronary(artery) (sclerosis) - A52.06
    • heart(block) (decompensation) (disease) (failure) - A52.06
    • myocardium - A52.06
    • paroxysmal tachycardia - A52.06
    • pericardium - A52.06
    • sclerosis
      • coronary - A52.06
    • tachycardia - A52.06
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic(bland) (multiple) (progressive) (silent) (vessel) - I82.90
    • mural — See also Infarct, myocardium
      • due to syphilis - A52.06
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.