Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 032.83

Short Description: Diphtheritic peritonitis

Long Description: Diphtheritic peritonitis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 032 Diphtheria
        • 032.83 Diphtheritic peritonitis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 032.83 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) 032.9
    • peritonitis 032.83
  • Peritonitis (acute) (adhesive) (fibrinous) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (localized) (perforative) (primary) (with adhesions) (with effusion) 567.9
    • diphtheritic 032.83

Crosswalk Information

The code 032.83 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
032.83 Right Arrow A36.89 Other diphtheritic complications
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 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-9 Code ICD-9 Description
032.0 Faucial diphtheria
032.1 Nasopharyngeal diphtheria
032.2 Anterior nasal diphtheria
032.3 Laryngeal diphtheria
032.81 Conjunctival diphtheria
032.82 Diphtheritic myocarditis
032.84 Diphtheritic cystitis
032.85 Cutaneous diphtheria
032.89 Other specified diphtheria
032.9 Diphtheria, unspecified

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