ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Charcôt's arthropathy (tabetic) A52.16

A52.16 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A52.16 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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Related Terms to “Charcôt's arthropathy (tabetic)”

  • Arthritis, arthritic(acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) - M19.90
    • syphilitic(late) - A52.16
    • syphilitica deformans(Charcot) - A52.16
  • Arthropathy - M12.9See also Arthritis
    • tabes dorsalis - A52.16
    • tabetic - A52.16
  • Charcot's
    • disease(tabetic arthropathy) - A52.16
    • joint(disease) (tabetic) - A52.16
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
    • Charcot's joint - A52.16
  • Tabes, tabetic - A52.10
    • with
      • Charcot's joint - A52.16
    • arthropathy(Charcot) - A52.16
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.