2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A52.02

Syphilitic aortitis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • A52.02 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM A52.02 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A52.02 - other international versions of ICD-10 A52.02 may differ.
The following code(s) above A52.02 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 A52.02:
  • A00-B99
    2019 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
    2019 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
ICD-10-CM A52.02 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 306 Cardiac congenital and valvular disorders with mcc
  • 307 Cardiac congenital and valvular disorders without mcc

Convert A52.02 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
Code annotations containing back-references to A52.02:
  • Type 1 Excludes: I79.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I79.1

    Aortitis in diseases classified elsewhere

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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A52.02:
  • Aortitis (nonsyphilitic) (calcific) I77.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I77.6

    Arteritis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Aortitis NOS
    • Endarteritis NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • syphilitic A52.02
    • Doehle-Heller A52.02
    • luetic A52.02
    • specific A52.02 (syphilitic)
  • Arteritis I77.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I77.6

    Arteritis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Aortitis NOS
    • Endarteritis NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • aorta (nonsyphilitic) I77.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I77.6

      Arteritis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Aortitis NOS
      • Endarteritis NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • syphilitic A52.02
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • aorta (nonsyphilitic) I77.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I77.9

      Disorder of arteries and arterioles, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • syphilitic NEC A52.02
  • Doehle-Heller aortitis A52.02
  • Syphilis, syphilitic (acquired) A53.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A53.9

    Syphilis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Infection due to Treponema pallidum NOS
    • Syphilis (acquired) NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • syphilis NOS under two years of age (A50.2)
    • aorta (arch) (abdominal) (thoracic) A52.02

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A52.02
A51.44 Secondary syphilitic nephritis
A51.45 Secondary syphilitic hepatitis
A51.46 Secondary syphilitic osteopathy
A51.49 Other secondary syphilitic conditions
A51.5 Early syphilis, latent
A51.9 Early syphilis, unspecified
A52 Late syphilis
A52.0 Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular syphilis
A52.00 Cardiovascular syphilis, unspecified
A52.01 Syphilitic aneurysm of aorta
A52.02 Syphilitic aortitis
A52.03 Syphilitic endocarditis
A52.04 Syphilitic cerebral arteritis
A52.05 Other cerebrovascular syphilis
A52.06 Other syphilitic heart involvement
A52.09 Other cardiovascular syphilis
A52.1 Symptomatic neurosyphilis
A52.10 …… unspecified
A52.11 Tabes dorsalis
A52.12 Other cerebrospinal syphilis
A52.13 Late syphilitic meningitis

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.