Diagnosis Code

A59.8 TRICHOMONIASIS OF OTHER SITES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A59.8

Short Description: Trichomoniasis of other sites

Long Description: Trichomoniasis of other sites

The code A59.8 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Trichomoniasis (A59)
        • A59.8 Trichomoniasis of other sites

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Posthitis
  • Trichomonal balanitis
  • Trichomonal balanoposthitis
  • Trichomoniasis affecting skin

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A59.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A59.8 Right Arrow 131.8 Trichomoniasis NEC
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
A59 Trichomoniasis
A59.0 Urogenital trichomoniasis
A59.00 Urogenital trichomoniasis, unspecified
A59.01 Trichomonal vulvovaginitis
A59.02 Trichomonal prostatitis
A59.03 Trichomonal cystitis and urethritis
A59.09 Other urogenital trichomoniasis
A59.9 Trichomoniasis, unspecified

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