036.3 MENINGOCOCC ADRENAL SYND

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 036.3

Short Description: Meningococc adrenal synd

Long Description: Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome, meningococcal

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 036 Meningococcal infection
        • 036.3 Meningococc adrenal synd

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 036.3 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Adrenalitis, adrenitis 255.8
    • meningococcal hemorrhagic 036.3
  • Apoplexia, apoplexy, apoplectic (see also Disease, cerebrovascular, acute) 436
    • adrenal 036.3
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Waterhouse-Friderichsen 036.3
  • Friderichsen-Waterhouse syndrome or disease 036.3
  • Hemangioblastoma (M9161/1) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, uncertain behavior
  • Meningococcus, meningococcal (see also condition) 036.9
    • adrenalitis, hemorrhagic 036.3
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • adrenal
      • hemorrhage 036.3
      • meningococcic 036.3
    • Friderichsen-Waterhouse 036.3
    • Waterhouse (-Friderichsen) 036.3
  • Waterhouse (-Friderichsen) disease or syndrome 036.3

Crosswalk Information

The code 036.3 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
036.3 Right Arrow A39.1 Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
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
1 036.0 Meningococcal meningitis
2 036.1 Meningococcal encephalitis
3 036.2 Meningococcemia
4 036.40 Meningococcal carditis, unspecified
5 036.41 Meningococcal pericarditis
6 036.42 Meningococcal endocarditis
7 036.43 Meningococcal myocarditis
8 036.81 Meningococcal optic neuritis
9 036.82 Meningococcal arthropathy
10 036.89 Other specified meningococcal infections
11 036.9 Meningococcal infection, unspecified

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