Diagnosis Code

A39.89 OTHER MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTIONS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A39.89

Short Description: Other meningococcal infections

Long Description: Other meningococcal infections

The code A39.89 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Meningococcal infection (A39)
        • A39.89 Other meningococcal infections

Code Version: 2019 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Meningococcal conjunctivitis
  • Meningococcal eye disease
  • Meningococcal eye disease
  • Meningococcal pharyngitis
  • Meningococcal pneumonia
  • Meningococcal rash

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A39.89 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0)
  • Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis With Mv >96 Hours Or Peripheral Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ecmo) (870)
  • Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis Without Mv >96 Hours With Mcc (871)
  • Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis Without Mv >96 Hours Without Mcc (872)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A39.89 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Meningococcal conjunctivitis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A39.89 Right Arrow 036.89 Meningococcal infect NEC
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
A39 Meningococcal infection
A39.0 Meningococcal meningitis
A39.1 Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
A39.2 Acute meningococcemia
A39.3 Chronic meningococcemia
A39.4 Meningococcemia, unspecified
A39.5 Meningococcal heart disease
A39.50 Meningococcal carditis, unspecified
A39.51 Meningococcal endocarditis
A39.52 Meningococcal myocarditis
A39.53 Meningococcal pericarditis
A39.8 Other meningococcal infections
A39.81 Meningococcal encephalitis
A39.82 Meningococcal retrobulbar neuritis
A39.83 Meningococcal arthritis
A39.84 Postmeningococcal arthritis
A39.9 Meningococcal infection, unspecified

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