ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 22, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Latent yaws A66.8

A66.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A66.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A65-A69 Other spirochetal diseases (A65-A69)
Category A66 Yaws

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Yaws without clinical manifestations, with positive serology
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Related Terms to “Latent yaws”

  • Yaws - A66.9
    • latent(without clinical manifestations) (with positive serology) - A66.8
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A66.8 Latent yaws

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.