ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 19, 2017

See: Late syphilis

A52 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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Late syphilis

More specific codes for Late syphilis

  • A52.0 - 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
  • A52.1 - Symptomatic neurosyphilis
    • A52.10 - Symptomatic neurosyphilis, unspecified
    • A52.11 - Tabes dorsalis
    • A52.12 - Other cerebrospinal syphilis
    • A52.13 - Late syphilitic meningitis
    • A52.14 - Late syphilitic encephalitis
    • A52.15 - Late syphilitic neuropathy
    • A52.16 - Charcôt's arthropathy (tabetic)
    • A52.17 - General paresis
    • A52.19 - Other symptomatic neurosyphilis
  • A52.2 - Asymptomatic neurosyphilis
  • A52.3 - Neurosyphilis, unspecified
  • A52.7 - Other symptomatic late syphilis
    • A52.71 - Late syphilitic oculopathy
    • A52.72 - Syphilis of lung and bronchus
    • A52.73 - Symptomatic late syphilis of other respiratory organs
    • A52.74 - Syphilis of liver and other viscera
    • A52.75 - Syphilis of kidney and ureter
    • A52.76 - Other genitourinary symptomatic late syphilis
    • A52.77 - Syphilis of bone and joint
    • A52.78 - Syphilis of other musculoskeletal tissue
    • A52.79 - Other symptomatic late syphilis
  • A52.8 - Late syphilis, latent
  • A52.9 - Late syphilis, unspecified
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