Diagnosis Code

A53 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED SYPHILIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A53

Short Description: Other and unspecified syphilis

Long Description: Other and unspecified syphilis

The code A53 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Other and unspecified syphilis (A53)
        • A53 Other and unspecified syphilis

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A53.0 Latent syphilis, unspecified as early or late
A53.9 Syphilis, unspecified

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