ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Feb 19, 2019

See: Late syphilis

A52.0 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.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular syphilis

More specific codes for Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular syphilis

  • A52.00 - Cardiovascular syphilis, unspecified
  • A52.01 - Syphilitic aneurysm of aorta
  • A52.02 - Syphilitic aortitis
  • A52.03 - Syphilitic endocarditis
  • A52.04 - Syphilitic cerebral arteritis
  • A52.05 - Other cerebrovascular syphilis
  • A52.06 - Other syphilitic heart involvement
  • A52.09 - Other cardiovascular syphilis
See also ICD 10 code for
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A52.0 Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular syphilis

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.