032.1 NASOPHARYNX DIPHTHERIA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 032.1

Short Description: Nasopharynx diphtheria

Long Description: Nasopharyngeal diphtheria

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 032 Diphtheria
        • 032.1 Nasopharynx diphtheria

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 032.1 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) 032.9
    • nasopharyngeal 032.1

Crosswalk Information

The code 032.1 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
032.1 Right Arrow A36.1 Nasopharyngeal diphtheria
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 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-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 032.0 Faucial diphtheria
2 032.2 Anterior nasal diphtheria
3 032.3 Laryngeal diphtheria
4 032.81 Conjunctival diphtheria
5 032.82 Diphtheritic myocarditis
6 032.83 Diphtheritic peritonitis
7 032.84 Diphtheritic cystitis
8 032.85 Cutaneous diphtheria
9 032.89 Other specified diphtheria
10 032.9 Diphtheria, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014