ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 21, 2017
A50.0 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

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Early congenital syphilis, symptomatic
Inclusion Term
  • Any congenital syphilitic condition specified as early or manifest less than two years after birth.

More specific codes for Early congenital syphilis, symptomatic

  • A50.01 - Early congenital syphilitic oculopathy
  • A50.02 - Early congenital syphilitic osteochondropathy
  • A50.03 - Early congenital syphilitic pharyngitis
  • A50.04 - Early congenital syphilitic pneumonia
  • A50.05 - Early congenital syphilitic rhinitis
  • A50.06 - Early cutaneous congenital syphilis
  • A50.07 - Early mucocutaneous congenital syphilis
  • A50.08 - Early visceral congenital syphilis
  • A50.09 - Other early congenital syphilis, symptomatic
See also ICD 10 code for
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A50.0 Early congenital syphilis, symptomatic

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.