Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A57

Short Description: Chancroid

Long Description: Chancroid

The code A57 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Chancroid (A57)
        • A57 Chancroid

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • Chancroid
  • Chancroid - anogenital ulcer
  • Chancroid - extragenital ulcer
  • Chancroid - latent infection
  • Infective dermatosis of female genitalia
  • Penile chancroid
  • Ulcer of penis
  • Vulval chancroid

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A57 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Inflammation Of The Male Reproductive System With Mcc (727)
  • Inflammation Of The Male Reproductive System Without Mcc (728)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A57 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Ulcus molle

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A57 Right Arrow 099.0 Chancroid

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: 10/1/2019