2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.02

Gonococcal vulvovaginitis, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • A54.02 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 A54.02 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A54.02 - other international versions of ICD-10 A54.02 may differ.
The following code(s) above A54.02 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 A54.02:
  • 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
  • Gonococcal vulvovaginitis
  • Gonorrhea, vulvovaginitis
ICD-10-CM A54.02 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 742 Uterine and adnexa procedures for non-malignancy with cc/mcc
  • 743 Uterine and adnexa procedures for non-malignancy without cc/mcc
  • 757 Infections, female reproductive system with mcc
  • 758 Infections, female reproductive system with cc
  • 759 Infections, female reproductive system without cc/mcc

Convert A54.02 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to A54.02:
  • Type 1 Excludes: N77.0
    , N77.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N77.0

    Ulceration of vulva in diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code
    Code First
    • underlying disease, such as:
    • Behçet's disease (M35.2)
    Type 1 Excludes
    • ulceration of vulva in gonococcal infection (A54.02)
    • ulceration of vulva in herpesviral [herpes simplex] infection (A60.04)
    • ulceration of vulva in syphilis (A51.0)
    • ulceration of vulva in tuberculosis (A18.18)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N77.1

    Vaginitis, vulvitis and vulvovaginitis in diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code
    Code First
    • underlying disease, such as:
    • pinworm (B80)
    Type 1 Excludes
    • candidal vulvovaginitis (B37.3)
    • chlamydial vulvovaginitis (A56.02)
    • gonococcal vulvovaginitis (A54.02)
    • herpesviral [herpes simplex] vulvovaginitis (A60.04)
    • trichomonal vulvovaginitis (A59.01)
    • tuberculous vulvovaginitis (A18.18)
    • vulvovaginitis in early syphilis (A51.0)
    • vulvovaginitis in late syphilis (A52.76)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A54.02:
  • 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
    • vulva A54.02 (acute) (chronic)
  • Gonorrhea (acute) (chronic) A54.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.9

    Gonococcal infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • Vaginitis (acute) (circumscribed) (diffuse) (emphysematous) (nonvenereal) (ulcerative) N76.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76.0

    Acute vaginitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acute vulvovaginitis
    • Vaginitis NOS
    • Vulvovaginitis NOS
    • gonococcal A54.02
    • blennorrhagic A54.02 (gonococcal)
  • Vulvitis (acute) (allergic) (atrophic) (hypertrophic) (intertriginous) (senile) N76.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76.2

    Acute vulvitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Vulvitis NOS
    • gonococcal A54.02
    • blennorrhagic A54.02 (gonococcal)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A54.02
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
A54.3 Gonococcal infection of eye

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