Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A35

Short Description: Other tetanus

Long Description: Other tetanus

The code A35 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Other tetanus (A35)
        • A35 Other tetanus

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


  • Cephalic tetanus
  • Generalized tetanus
  • Infection due to Clostridium tetani
  • Localized tetanus
  • Tetanic opisthotonus
  • Tetanus
  • Tetanus complicating ectopic AND/OR molar pregnancy
  • Tetanus with trismus

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A35 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Tetanus NOS
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • obstetrical tetanus (@A34*)
    • tetanus neonatorum (@A33*)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A35 Right Arrow 037 Tetanus

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 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.

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This page was last updated on: 10/1/2021