Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 092.9
Early syphilis latent unspecified
  • Short description: Early syphil latent NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 092.9 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 092.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 092.9: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Latent early syphilis
  • Syphilis, latent, early
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 092.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A51.5 Early syphilis, latent
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 092.9:
  • Syphilis, syphilitic (acquired) 097.9
    • early NEC 091.0
      • cardiovascular 093.9
      • central nervous system 094.9
      • latent (without manifestations) (less than 2 years after infection) 092.9
        • negative spinal fluid test 092.9
        • serological relapse following treatment 092.0
        • serology positive 092.9
      • paresis 094.1
      • relapse (treated, untreated) 091.7
      • skin 091.3
      • symptomatic NEC 091.89
        • extragenital chancre 091.2
        • primary, except extragenital chancre 091.0
        • secondary (see also Syphilis, secondary) 091.3
          • relapse (treated, untreated) 091.7
      • tabes 094.0
      • ulcer 091.3
    • latent 097.1
      • central nervous system 094.9
      • date of infection unspecified 097.1
      • early or less than 2 years after infection 092.9
      • late or 2 years or more after infection 096
      • serology
        • doubtful
          • follow-up of latent syphilis 097.1
            • central nervous system 094.9
            • date of infection unspecified 097.1
            • early or less than 2 years after infection 092.9
            • late or 2 years or more after infection 096
        • positive, only finding 097.1
          • date of infection unspecified 097.1
          • early or less than 2 years after infection 097.1
          • late or 2 years or more after infection 097.1
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