Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A42.2

Short Description: Cervicofacial actinomycosis

Long Description: Cervicofacial actinomycosis

The code A42.2 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Actinomycosis (A42)
        • A42.2 Cervicofacial actinomycosis

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • Cervicofacial actinomycosis
  • Lacrimal canaliculitis due to Actinomyces israelii
  • Lacrimal canaliculus inflamed
  • Mandibular actinomycosis
  • Paramandibular actinomycosis
  • Skeletal actinomycosis
  • Submandibular actinomycosis
  • Tonsillar actinomycosis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A42.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A42.2 Right Arrow 039.3 Cervicofac actinomycosis

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.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A42 Actinomycosis
A42.0 Pulmonary actinomycosis
A42.1 Abdominal actinomycosis
A42.7 Actinomycotic sepsis
A42.8 Other forms of actinomycosis
A42.81 Actinomycotic meningitis
A42.82 Actinomycotic encephalitis
A42.89 Other forms of actinomycosis
A42.9 Actinomycosis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2019