Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A54.42

Short Description: Gonococcal arthritis

Long Description: Gonococcal arthritis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Gonococcal infection (A54)
        • A54.42 Gonococcal arthritis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A54.42 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Septic Arthritis With Mcc (548)
  • Septic Arthritis With Cc (549)
  • Septic Arthritis Without Cc/mcc (550)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A54.42 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • gonococcal infection of spine (A54.41)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A54.42 Right Arrow 098.50 Gonococcal arthritis
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 A54 Gonococcal infection
2 A54.0 Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract without periurethral or accessory gland abscess
3 A54.00 Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract, unspecified
4 A54.01 Gonococcal cystitis and urethritis, unspecified
5 A54.02 Gonococcal vulvovaginitis, unspecified
6 A54.03 Gonococcal cervicitis, unspecified
7 A54.09 Other gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract
8 A54.1 Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract with periurethral and accessory gland abscess
9 A54.2 Gonococcal pelviperitonitis and other gonococcal genitourinary infection
10 A54.21 Gonococcal infection of kidney and ureter
11 A54.22 Gonococcal prostatitis
12 A54.23 Gonococcal infection of other male genital organs
13 A54.24 Gonococcal female pelvic inflammatory disease
14 A54.29 Other gonococcal genitourinary infections
15 A54.3 Gonococcal infection of eye
16 A54.30 Gonococcal infection of eye, unspecified
17 A54.31 Gonococcal conjunctivitis
18 A54.32 Gonococcal iridocyclitis
19 A54.33 Gonococcal keratitis
20 A54.39 Other gonococcal eye infection
21 A54.4 Gonococcal infection of musculoskeletal system
22 A54.40 Gonococcal infection of musculoskeletal system, unspecified
23 A54.41 Gonococcal spondylopathy
24 A54.43 Gonococcal osteomyelitis
25 A54.49 Gonococcal infection of other musculoskeletal tissue
26 A54.5 Gonococcal pharyngitis
27 A54.6 Gonococcal infection of anus and rectum
28 A54.8 Other gonococcal infections
29 A54.81 Gonococcal meningitis
30 A54.82 Gonococcal brain abscess
31 A54.83 Gonococcal heart infection
32 A54.84 Gonococcal pneumonia
33 A54.85 Gonococcal peritonitis
34 A54.86 Gonococcal sepsis
35 A54.89 Other gonococcal infections
36 A54.9 Gonococcal infection, unspecified

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