Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 094.81

Short Description: Syphilitic encephalitis

Long Description: Syphilitic encephalitis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Syphilis and other venereal diseases (090-099)
      • 094 Neurosyphilis
        • 094.81 Syphilitic encephalitis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 094.81 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Encephalitis (bacterial) (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) 323.9
    • syphilitic 094.81
      • congenital 090.41
  • Encephalomyelitis (chronic) (granulomatous) (myalgic, benign) (see also Encephalitis) 323.9
    • syphilitic 094.81
  • Encephalopathy (acute) 348.30
    • due to
      • syphilis 094.81

Crosswalk Information

The code 094.81 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
094.81 Right Arrow A52.14 Late syphilitic encephalitis
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
094.0 Tabes dorsalis
094.1 General paresis
094.2 Syphilitic meningitis
094.3 Asymptomatic neurosyphilis
094.82 Syphilitic parkinsonism
094.83 Syphilitic disseminated retinochoroiditis
094.84 Syphilitic optic atrophy
094.85 Syphilitic retrobulbar neuritis
094.86 Syphilitic acoustic neuritis
094.87 Syphilitic ruptured cerebral aneurysm
094.89 Other specified neurosyphilis
094.9 Neurosyphilis, unspecified

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