2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.31

Gonococcal conjunctivitis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • A54.31 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 A54.31 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A54.31 - other international versions of ICD-10 A54.31 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Ophthalmia neonatorum due to gonococcus
The following code(s) above A54.31 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 A54.31:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Gonococcal conjunctivitis neonatorum
ICD-10-CM A54.31 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert A54.31 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 A54.31:
  • Type 1 Excludes: P39.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P39.1

    Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis
    • Ophthalmia neonatorum NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • gonococcal conjunctivitis (A54.31)
  • Type 2 Excludes: P37
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P37

    Other congenital infectious and parasitic diseases

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • congenital syphilis (A50.-)
    • infectious neonatal diarrhea (A00-A09)
    • necrotizing enterocolitis in newborn (P77.-)
    • noninfectious neonatal diarrhea (P78.3)
    • ophthalmia neonatorum due to gonococcus (A54.31)
    • tetanus neonatorum (A33)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to A54.31:
  • Blennorrhea (acute) (chronic) - see also Gonorrhea
    • neonatorum A54.31 (gonococcal ophthalmia)
  • Conjunctivitis (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) H10.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H10.9

    Unspecified conjunctivitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • in (due to)
      • gonococci A54.31
    • infantile P39.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P39.1

      Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
      Applicable To
      • Neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis
      • Ophthalmia neonatorum NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • gonococcal conjunctivitis (A54.31)
      • gonococcal A54.31
    • neonatal P39.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P39.1

      Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
      Applicable To
      • Neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis
      • Ophthalmia neonatorum NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • gonococcal conjunctivitis (A54.31)
      • gonococcal A54.31
    • blennorrhagic A54.31 (gonococcal) (neonatorum)
    • gonococcal A54.31 (neonatorum)
  • Gonococcus, gonococcal (disease) (infection) A54.9
    - see also condition
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.9

    Gonococcal infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • eye A54.30
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.30

      Gonococcal infection of eye, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • conjunctivitis A54.31
      • newborn A54.31
    • conjunctiva, conjunctivitis A54.31 (neonatorum)
  • Gonorrhea (acute) (chronic) A54.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A54.9

    Gonococcal infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • conjunctiva, conjunctivitis A54.31 (neonatorum)
  • Ophthalmia H10.9
    - see also Conjunctivitis
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H10.9

    Unspecified conjunctivitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • neonatorum, newborn P39.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P39.1

      Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
      Applicable To
      • Neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis
      • Ophthalmia neonatorum NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • gonococcal conjunctivitis (A54.31)
      • gonococcal A54.31
    • blennorrhagic A54.31 (gonococcal) (neonatorum)
    • gonococcal A54.31 (neonatorum)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To A54.31
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
A54.30 …… unspecified
A54.31 Gonococcal conjunctivitis
A54.32 Gonococcal iridocyclitis
A54.33 Gonococcal keratitis
A54.39 Other gonococcal eye infection
A54.4 Gonococcal infection of musculoskeletal system
A54.40 …… unspecified
A54.41 Gonococcal spondylopathy
A54.42 Gonococcal arthritis
A54.43 Gonococcal osteomyelitis
A54.49 Gonococcal infection of other musculoskeletal tissue
A54.5 Gonococcal pharyngitis

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