A56.8 SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED CHLAMYDIAL INFECTION OF OTHER SITES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A56.8

Short Description: Sexually transmitted chlamydial infection of other sites

Long Description: Sexually transmitted chlamydial infection of other sites

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Other sexually transmitted chlamydial diseases (A56)
        • A56.8 Sexually transmitted chlamydial infection of other sites

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A56.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Inflammation Of The Male Reproductive System With Mcc (727)
  • Inflammation Of The Male Reproductive System Without Mcc (728)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A56.8 Right Arrow 099.59 Oth VD chlm trch spcf st
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 A56 Other sexually transmitted chlamydial diseases
2 A56.0 Chlamydial infection of lower genitourinary tract
3 A56.00 Chlamydial infection of lower genitourinary tract, unspecified
4 A56.01 Chlamydial cystitis and urethritis
5 A56.02 Chlamydial vulvovaginitis
6 A56.09 Other chlamydial infection of lower genitourinary tract
7 A56.1 Chlamydial infection of pelviperitoneum and other genitourinary organs
8 A56.11 Chlamydial female pelvic inflammatory disease
9 A56.19 Other chlamydial genitourinary infection
10 A56.2 Chlamydial infection of genitourinary tract, unspecified
11 A56.3 Chlamydial infection of anus and rectum
12 A56.4 Chlamydial infection of pharynx



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