Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A50.44

Short Description: Late congenital syphilitic optic nerve atrophy

Long Description: Late congenital syphilitic optic nerve atrophy

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Congenital syphilis (A50)
        • A50.44 Late congenital syphilitic optic nerve atrophy

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A50.44 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v32.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A50.44 Right Arrow 090.5 Late congen syph symptom
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A50 Congenital syphilis
2 A50.0 Early congenital syphilis, symptomatic
3 A50.01 Early congenital syphilitic oculopathy
4 A50.02 Early congenital syphilitic osteochondropathy
5 A50.03 Early congenital syphilitic pharyngitis
6 A50.04 Early congenital syphilitic pneumonia
7 A50.05 Early congenital syphilitic rhinitis
8 A50.06 Early cutaneous congenital syphilis
9 A50.07 Early mucocutaneous congenital syphilis
10 A50.08 Early visceral congenital syphilis
11 A50.09 Other early congenital syphilis, symptomatic
12 A50.1 Early congenital syphilis, latent
13 A50.2 Early congenital syphilis, unspecified
14 A50.3 Late congenital syphilitic oculopathy
15 A50.30 Late congenital syphilitic oculopathy, unspecified
16 A50.31 Late congenital syphilitic interstitial keratitis
17 A50.32 Late congenital syphilitic chorioretinitis
18 A50.39 Other late congenital syphilitic oculopathy
19 A50.4 Late congenital neurosyphilis [juvenile neurosyphilis]
20 A50.40 Late congenital neurosyphilis, unspecified
21 A50.41 Late congenital syphilitic meningitis
22 A50.42 Late congenital syphilitic encephalitis
23 A50.43 Late congenital syphilitic polyneuropathy
24 A50.45 Juvenile general paresis
25 A50.49 Other late congenital neurosyphilis
26 A50.5 Other late congenital syphilis, symptomatic
27 A50.51 Clutton's joints
28 A50.52 Hutchinson's teeth
29 A50.53 Hutchinson's triad
30 A50.54 Late congenital cardiovascular syphilis
31 A50.55 Late congenital syphilitic arthropathy
32 A50.56 Late congenital syphilitic osteochondropathy
33 A50.57 Syphilitic saddle nose
34 A50.59 Other late congenital syphilis, symptomatic
35 A50.6 Late congenital syphilis, latent
36 A50.7 Late congenital syphilis, unspecified
37 A50.9 Congenital syphilis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2017