Diagnosis Code

A36.86 DIPHTHERITIC CONJUNCTIVITIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A36.86

Short Description: Diphtheritic conjunctivitis

Long Description: Diphtheritic conjunctivitis

The code A36.86 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Diphtheria (A36)
        • A36.86 Diphtheritic conjunctivitis

Code Version: 2019 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Conjunctival diphtheria
  • Membranous conjunctivitis
  • Pseudomembranous conjunctivitis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A36.86 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0)
  • Other Disorders Of The Eye With Mcc (124)
  • Other Disorders Of The Eye Without Mcc (125)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A36.86 Right Arrow 032.81 Conjunctival diphtheria
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A36 Diphtheria
A36.0 Pharyngeal diphtheria
A36.1 Nasopharyngeal diphtheria
A36.2 Laryngeal diphtheria
A36.3 Cutaneous diphtheria
A36.8 Other diphtheria
A36.81 Diphtheritic cardiomyopathy
A36.82 Diphtheritic radiculomyelitis
A36.83 Diphtheritic polyneuritis
A36.84 Diphtheritic tubulo-interstitial nephropathy
A36.85 Diphtheritic cystitis
A36.89 Other diphtheritic complications
A36.9 Diphtheria, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2018