ICD-10-CM Code A54.85
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
A54.85 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of gonococcal peritonitis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for A54.85 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Gonococcal pelviperitonitis - instead, use code A54.24
- DRG Group #371-373 - Major gastrointestinal disorders and peritoneal infections with MCC.
- DRG Group #371-373 - Major gastrointestinal disorders and peritoneal infections with CC.
- DRG Group #371-373 - Major gastrointestinal disorders and peritoneal infections without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A54.85 - Gonococcal peritonitis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A54.85. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 098.86 was previously used, A54.85 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.