ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 18, 2017

See: Chancroid

  ICD-10 Code for Chancroid A57

A57 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A57 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 A57 Chancroid

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Inclusion Term
  • Ulcus molle
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Related Terms to “Chancroid”

  • Abscess(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) - L02.91
  • AdenitisSee also Lymphadenitis
    • chancroid(Hemophilus ducreyi) - A57
  • Balanitis(circinata) (erosiva) (gangrenosa) (phagedenic) (vulgaris) - N48.1
    • due to Haemophilus ducreyi - A57
  • Bubo - I88.8
    • chancroidal - A57
    • due to Haemophilus ducreyi - A57
    • inguinal(nonspecific) - I88.8
      • chancroidal - A57
      • due to H. ducreyi - A57
    • soft chancre - A57
    • virulent(chancroidal) - A57
  • Chancre(any genital site) (hard) (hunterian) (mixed) (primary) (seronegative) (seropositive) (syphilitic) - A51.0
    • Ducrey's - A57
    • Nisbet's - A57
    • phagedenic - A57
    • simple - A57
    • soft - A57
      • bubo - A57
  • Chancroid(anus) (genital) (penis) (perineum) (rectum) (urethra) (vulva) - A57
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Ducrey's chancre - A57
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • Bacillus - A49.9
      • Ducrey's(any location) - A57
    • Ducrey Haemophilus(any location) - A57
    • Hemophilus
      • ducrey(any location) - A57
    • inguinal glands(lymph) - L04.1
      • due to soft chancre - A57
  • Lymphadenitis - I88.9
    • chancroidal(congenital) - A57
  • Lymphangitis - I89.1
    • chancroidal - A57
  • Nisbet's chancre - A57
  • Paraphimosis(congenital) - N47.2
    • chancroidal - A57
  • Phimosis(congenital) (due to infection) - N47.1
    • chancroidal - A57
  • Sore
    • soft - A57
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • chancroidal - A57
  • UlcusSee also Ulcer
    • molle(cutis) (skin) - A57
  • Virulent bubo - A57
  • Vulvitis(acute) (allergic) (atrophic) (hypertrophic) (intertriginous) (senile) - N76.2
    • due to Haemophilus ducreyi - A57
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