2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A52.71

Late syphilitic oculopathy

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
  • A52.71 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM A52.71 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A52.71 - other international versions of ICD-10 A52.71 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Late syphilitic chorioretinitis
  • Late syphilitic episcleritis
The following code(s) above A52.71 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 A52.71:
  • A00-B99
    2022 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
    2022 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 A52.71 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v39.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert A52.71 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
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to A52.71:
  • Type 1 Excludes: H20.0
    , H42
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H20.0

    Acute and subacute iridocyclitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acute anterior uveitis
    • Acute cyclitis
    • Acute iritis
    • Subacute anterior uveitis
    • Subacute cyclitis
    • Subacute iritis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .39)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) diphtheria (A36.89)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) gonococcal (A54.32)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) herpes (simplex) (B00.51)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) herpes zoster (B02.32)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) late congenital syphilis (A50.39)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) late syphilis (A52.71)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) sarcoidosis (D86.83)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) syphilis (A51.43)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) toxoplasmosis (B58.09)
    • iridocyclitis, iritis, uveitis (due to) (in) tuberculosis (A18.54)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H42

    Glaucoma in diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code
    Code First
    Type 1 Excludes
    • glaucoma (in) onchocerciasis (B73.02)
    • glaucoma (in) syphilis (A52.71)
    • glaucoma (in) tuberculous (A18.59)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A52.71:
  • Chorioretinitis - see also Inflammation, chorioretinal
    • in (due to)
      • syphilis (secondary) A51.43
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

        Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
        • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
        • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
        • late A52.71
    • syphilitic (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
  • Conjunctivitis (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) H10.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H10.9

    Unspecified conjunctivitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
    • in (due to)
      • syphilis A52.71 (late)
  • Dacryocystitis H04.30-
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H04.30-

    Unspecified dacryocystitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • Episcleritis (suppurative) H15.10-
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H15.10-

    Unspecified episcleritis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    • in (due to)
      • syphilis A52.71
    • syphilitic A52.71 (late)
  • Glaucoma H40.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H40.9

    Unspecified glaucoma

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
    • syphilitic A52.71
  • Gumma (syphilitic) A52.79
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A52.79

    Other symptomatic late syphilis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Late syphilitic leukoderma
    • Syphilis of adrenal gland
    • Syphilis of pituitary gland
    • Syphilis of thyroid gland
    • Syphilitic splenomegaly
    Type 1 Excludes
    • syphilitic leukoderma (secondary) (A51.39)
    • ciliary body A52.71
    • eyelid A52.71
    • iris A52.71
    • orbit A52.71
  • Hemianopia, hemianopsia (heteronymous) H53.47
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H53.47

    Heteronymous bilateral field defects

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Heteronymous hemianop(s)ia
    • syphilitic A52.71
  • Hyalitis, hyalosis, asteroid - see also Deposit, crystalline
    • syphilitic A52.71 (late)
  • Iritis - see also Iridocyclitis
    • syphilitic (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
    • papulosa A52.71 (syphilitic)
  • Oculopathy
  • Retinitis - see also Inflammation, chorioretinal
    • syphilitic (early) (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • central, recurrent A52.71
      • late A52.71
  • Retinochoroiditis - see also Inflammation, chorioretinal
  • Scleritis H15.00-
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H15.00-

    Unspecified scleritis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    • syphilitic A52.71
  • Syphilis, syphilitic (acquired) A53.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A53.9

    Syphilis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 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)
    • chorioretinitis A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
    • ciliary body (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
    • iris, iritis (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
    • uveal tract (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
    • uveitis (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71
    • vitreous (opacities) (late) A52.71
      • hemorrhage A52.71
    • conjunctiva A52.71 (late)
    • cornea, late A52.71
    • dacryocystitis A52.71 (late)
    • episcleritis A52.71 (late)
    • eye A52.71
    • eyelid A52.71 (late) (with gumma)
    • glaucoma A52.71
    • hemianopsia A52.71
    • hyalitis A52.71
    • lacrimal passages A52.71 (late)
    • lens A52.71 (late)
    • oculopathy A52.71
    • ophthalmic A52.71 (late)
    • orbit A52.71 (late)
    • ptosis A52.71 (eyelid)
    • retina, late A52.71
    • sclera A52.71 (late)
    • scotoma A52.71 (central)
    • staphyloma A52.71
  • Tarsitis (eyelid) H01.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H01.8

    Other specified inflammations of eyelid

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
    • syphilitic A52.71
  • Uveitis (anterior) - see also Iridocyclitis
    • syphilitic (secondary) A51.43
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A51.43

      Secondary syphilitic oculopathy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Secondary syphilitic chorioretinitis
      • Secondary syphilitic iridocyclitis, iritis
      • Secondary syphilitic uveitis
      • late A52.71

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A52.71
A52.12 Other cerebrospinal syphilis
A52.13 Late syphilitic meningitis
A52.14 Late syphilitic encephalitis
A52.15 Late syphilitic neuropathy
A52.16 Charcôt's arthropathy (tabetic)
A52.17 General paresis
A52.19 Other symptomatic neurosyphilis
A52.2 Asymptomatic neurosyphilis
A52.3 Neurosyphilis, unspecified
A52.7 Other symptomatic late syphilis
A52.71 Late syphilitic oculopathy
A52.72 Syphilis of lung and bronchus
A52.73 Symptomatic late syphilis of other respiratory organs
A52.74 Syphilis of liver and other viscera
A52.75 Syphilis of kidney and ureter
A52.76 Other genitourinary symptomatic late syphilis
A52.77 Syphilis of bone and joint
A52.78 Syphilis of other musculoskeletal tissue
A52.79 Other symptomatic late syphilis
A52.8 Late syphilis, latent
A52.9 Late syphilis, unspecified

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