2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.01

Gonococcal cystitis and urethritis, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • A54.01 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM A54.01 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A54.01 - other international versions of ICD-10 A54.01 may differ.
The following code(s) above A54.01 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to A54.01:
  • A00-B99
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range A00-B99

    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases

    Includes
    • diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible
    Type 1 Excludes
    • certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
    Type 2 Excludes
    • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
    • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)
    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
  • A50-A64
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range A50-A64

    Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission

    Type 1 Excludes
    • human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease (B20)
    • nonspecific and nongonococcal urethritis (N34.1)
    • Reiter's disease (M02.3-)
    Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission
  • A54.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.0

    Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract without periurethral or accessory gland abscess

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • gonococcal infection with genitourinary gland abscess (A54.1)
    • gonococcal infection with periurethral abscess (A54.1)
    Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract without periurethral or accessory gland abscess
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acute gonococcal cystitis
  • Gonococcal urethritis
  • Gonorrhea, cystitis
  • Gonorrhea, urethritis
ICD-10-CM A54.01 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 689 Kidney and urinary tract infections with mcc
  • 690 Kidney and urinary tract infections without mcc

Convert A54.01 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to A54.01:
  • Type 1 Excludes: N33
    , N35.1
    , N37
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N33

    Bladder disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

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    Code First
    • underlying disease, such as:
    • schistosomiasis (B65.0-B65.9)
    Type 1 Excludes
    • bladder disorder in syphilis (A52.76)
    • bladder disorder in tuberculosis (A18.12)
    • candidal cystitis (B37.41)
    • chlamydial cystitis (A56.01)
    • cystitis in gonorrhea (A54.01)
    • cystitis in neurogenic bladder (N31.-)
    • diphtheritic cystitis (A36.85)
    • syphilitic cystitis (A52.76)
    • trichomonal cystitis (A59.03)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N35.1

    Postinfective urethral stricture, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • urethral stricture associated with schistosomiasis (B65.-, N29)
    • gonococcal urethral stricture (A54.01)
    • syphilitic urethral stricture (A52.76)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N37

    Urethral disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code
    Code First
    • underlying disease
    Type 1 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A54.01:
  • Cystitis (exudative) (hemorrhagic) (septic) (suppurative) N30.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N30.90

    Cystitis, unspecified without hematuria

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    • blennorrhagic A54.01 (gonococcal)
    • gonococcal A54.01
  • Folliculitis (superficial) L73.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L73.9

    Follicular disorder, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    • gonococcal A54.01 (acute) (chronic)
  • Gleet A54.01 (gonococcal)
  • Gonococcus, gonococcal (disease) (infection) A54.9
    - see also condition
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.9

    Gonococcal infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • Gonorrhea (acute) (chronic) A54.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.9

    Gonococcal infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • Stricture - see also Stenosis
    • urethra (organic) (spasmodic) N35.919
      - see also Stricture, urethra, male
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N35.919

      Unspecified urethral stricture, male, unspecified site

        2019 - New Code 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      Applicable To
      • Pinhole meatus NOS
      • Urethral stricture NOS
      • gonococcal, gonorrheal A54.01
  • Urethritis (anterior) (posterior) N34.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N34.2

    Other urethritis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Meatitis, urethral
    • Postmenopausal urethritis
    • Ulcer of urethra (meatus)
    • Urethritis NOS

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A54.01
A52.78 Syphilis of other musculoskeletal tissue
A52.79 Other symptomatic late syphilis
A52.8 Late syphilis, latent
A52.9 Late syphilis, unspecified
A53 Other and unspecified syphilis
A53.0 Latent syphilis, unspecified as early or late
A53.9 Syphilis, unspecified
A54 Gonococcal infection
A54.0 Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract without periurethral or accessory gland abscess
A54.00 Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract, unspecified
A54.01 Gonococcal cystitis and urethritis, unspecified
A54.02 Gonococcal vulvovaginitis, unspecified
A54.03 Gonococcal cervicitis, unspecified
A54.09 Other gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract
A54.1 Gonococcal infection of lower genitourinary tract with periurethral and accessory gland abscess
A54.2 Gonococcal pelviperitonitis and other gonococcal genitourinary infection
A54.21 Gonococcal infection of kidney and ureter
A54.22 Gonococcal prostatitis
A54.23 Gonococcal infection of other male genital organs
A54.24 Gonococcal female pelvic inflammatory disease
A54.29 Other gonococcal genitourinary infections

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