032.3 LARYNGEAL DIPHTHERIA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 032.3

Short Description: Laryngeal diphtheria

Long Description: Laryngeal diphtheria

Code Classification:

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

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 032.3 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Angina (attack) (cardiac) (chest) (effort) (heart) (pectoris) (syndrome) (vasomotor) 413.9
    • stridulous, diphtheritic 032.3
  • Croup, croupous (acute) (angina) (catarrhal) (infective) (inflammatory) (laryngeal) (membranous) (nondiphtheritic) (pseudomembranous) 464.4
    • diphtheritic (membranous) 032.3
    • spasmodic 478.75
      • diphtheritic 032.3
    • stridulous 478.75
      • diphtheritic 032.3
  • Cynanche
    • diphtheritic 032.3
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) 032.9
    • laryngeal 032.3
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory (with exudation)
    • larynx (see also Laryngitis) 464.00
      • diphtheritic 032.3
  • Laryngismus (acute) (infectious) (stridulous) 478.75
    • diphtheritic 032.3
  • Laryngitis (acute) (edematous) (fibrinous) (gangrenous) (infective) (infiltrative) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pneumococcal) (pseudomembranous) (septic) (subglottic) (suppurative) (ulcerative) (viral) 464.00
    • diphtheritic (membranous) 032.3
  • Laryngotracheitis (acute) (infectional) (viral) (see also Laryngitis) 464.20
    • diphtheritic (membranous) 032.3
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • larynx (see also Paralysis, vocal cord) 478.30
      • due to diphtheria (toxin) 032.3
  • Tracheitis (acute) (catarrhal) (infantile) (membranous) (plastic) (pneumococcal) (septic) (suppurative) (viral) 464.10
    • diphtheritic (membranous) 032.3
      • due to external agent - see Inflammation, respiratory, upper, due to
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
    • larynx (aphthous) (contact) 478.79
      • diphtheritic 032.3

Crosswalk Information

The code 032.3 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
032.3 Right Arrow A36.2 Laryngeal 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
2 032.1 Nasopharyngeal diphtheria
3 032.2 Anterior nasal 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

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