032.89 DIPHTHERIA NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 032.89

Short Description: Diphtheria NEC

Long Description: Other specified diphtheria

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 032 Diphtheria
        • 032.89 Diphtheria NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 032.89 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Anemia 285.9
    • diphtheritic 032.89
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (subacute) 716.9
    • due to or associated with
      • diphtheria 032.89 [711.4]
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) 032.9
    • neurological complication 032.89
    • specified site NEC 032.89
  • Epididymitis (nonvenereal) 604.90
    • diphtheritic 032.89 [604.91]
  • Glomerulonephritis (see also Nephritis) 583.9
    • due to or associated with
      • diphtheria 032.89 [580.81]
  • Lymphadenitis 289.3
    • due to
      • diphtheria (toxin) 032.89
  • Nephritis, nephritic (albuminuric) (azotemic) (congenital) (degenerative) (diffuse) (disseminated) (epithelial) (familial) (focal) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (nonsuppurative, excretory) (uremic) 583.9
    • due to
      • diphtheria 032.89 [580.81]
  • Neuritis (see also Neuralgia) 729.2
    • diphtheritic 032.89 [357.4]
  • Orchitis (nonspecific) (septic) 604.90
    • diphtheritic 032.89 [604.91]
  • Polyneuropathy (peripheral) 356.9
    • in
      • diphtheria (see also Diphtheria) 032.89 [357.4]
  • Radiculomyelitis 357.0
    • toxic, due to
      • corynebacterium diphtheriae 032.89

Crosswalk Information

The code 032.89 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
032.89 Right Arrow A36.82 Diphtheritic radiculomyelitis
A36.83 Diphtheritic polyneuritis
A36.84 Diphtheritic tubulo-interstitial nephropathy
A36.89 Other diphtheritic complications
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
9 032.85 Cutaneous diphtheria
10 032.9 Diphtheria, unspecified

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