ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 18, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Gonococcal sepsis A54.86

A54.86 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A54.86 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.
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Related Terms to “Gonococcal sepsis”

  • Gonococcemia - A54.86
  • Sepsis(generalized) (unspecified organism) - A41.9
    • gonococcal - A54.86
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.