ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Mar 21, 2019

See: Trachoma

  ICD-10 Code for Active stage of trachoma A71.1

A71.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A71.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A70-A74 Other diseases caused by chlamydiae (A70-A74)
Category A71 Trachoma

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Granular conjunctivitis (trachomatous)
  • Trachomatous follicular conjunctivitis
  • Trachomatous pannus
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Related Terms to “Active stage of trachoma”

  • Conjunctivitis NOS(staphylococcal) (streptococcal) - H10.9
    • chlamydial - A74.0
      • due to trachoma - A71.1
    • granular(trachomatous) - A71.1
    • trachomatous - A71.1
  • Contraction, contracture, contracted(s)
    • conjunctiva, trachomatous, active - A71.1
  • Dacryocystitis - H04.30
    • trachomatous, active - A71.1
  • Keratitis(nodular) (nonulcerative) (simple) (zonular) - H16.9
    • trachomatous - A71.1
  • Ophthalmia - H10.9See also Conjunctivitis
    • Egyptian - A71.1
  • Pannus(allergic) (cornea) (degenerativus) (keratic) - H16.42
    • trachomatosus, trachomatous(active) - A71.1
  • Trachoma, trachomatous - A71.9
    • active(stage) - A71.1
    • contraction of conjunctiva - A71.1
    • pannus - A71.1
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A71.1 Active stage of trachoma

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