ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Gonococcal arthritis A54.42

A54.42 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A54.42 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 A54 Gonococcal infection

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Excludes2
  • gonococcal infection of spine (A54.41)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Gonococcal arthritis”

  • Arthritis, arthritic(acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) - M19.90
    • blennorrhagic(gonococcal) - A54.42
    • gonococcal - A54.42
  • Gonococcus, gonococcal(disease) (infection) - A54.9See also condition
  • HydrarthrosisSee also Effusion, joint
    • gonococcal - A54.42
  • Periarthritis(joint)See also Enthesopathy
    • gonococcal - A54.42
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.