ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 11, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Early congenital syphilitic osteochondropathy A50.02

A50.02 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A50.02 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 A50 Congenital syphilis

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Related Terms to “Early congenital syphilitic osteochondropathy”

  • Caries
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • Parrot's(syphilitic osteochondritis) - A50.02
    • Wegner's(syphilitic osteochondritis) - A50.02
  • EpiphysitisSee also Osteochondropathy
    • syphilitic(congenital) - A50.02
  • OsteochondritisSee also Osteochondropathy, by site
    • syphilitic(congenital) (early) - A50.02
      • ankle - A50.02
      • elbow - A50.02
      • foot - A50.02
      • forearm - A50.02
      • hand - A50.02
      • hip - A50.02
      • knee - A50.02
      • multiple sites - A50.02
      • shoulder joint - A50.02
      • specified site NEC - A50.02
  • Osteochondropathy - M93.90
    • syphilitic, congenital
      • early - A50.02
  • OsteochondrosisSee also Osteochondropathy, by site
    • syphilitic(congenital) - A50.02
  • Osteomyelitis(general) (infective) (localized) (neonatal) (purulent) (septic) (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) (suppurative) (with periostitis) - M86.9
  • Oxycephaly, oxycephalic - Q75.0
    • syphilitic, congenital - A50.02
  • Parrot's disease(early congenital syphilitic pseudoparalysis) - A50.02
  • Periostitis(albuminosa) (circumscribed) (diffuse) (infective) (monomelic)See also Osteomyelitis
  • Synovitis - M65.9See also Tenosynovitis
  • Syphilis, syphilitic(acquired) - A53.9
  • Wegner's disease - A50.02
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A50.02 Early congenital syphilitic osteochondropathy

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