032.85 CUTANEOUS DIPHTHERIA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 032.85

Short Description: Cutaneous diphtheria

Long Description: Cutaneous diphtheria

Code Classification:

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

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 032.85 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Dermatitis (allergic) (contact) (occupational) (venenata) 692.9
    • diphtheritica 032.85
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) 032.9
    • cutaneous 032.85
    • infection of wound 032.85

Crosswalk Information

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

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