Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 098.82
Gonococcal meningitis
  • ICD-9-CM 098.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 098.82 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 098.82 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A54.81 Gonococcal meningitis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Gonorrhea, meningitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 098.82:
  • Gonococcus, gonococcal (disease) (infection) (see also condition) 098.0
    • meninges 098.82
  • Meningitis (basal) (basic) (basilar) (brain) (cerebral) (cervical) (congestive) (diffuse) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (membranous) (metastatic) (nonspecific) (pontine) (progressive) (simple) (spinal) (subacute) (sympathetica) (toxic) 322.9
    • gonococcal 098.82
  • Pachymeningitis (adhesive) (basal) (brain) (cerebral) (cervical) (chronic) (circumscribed) (external) (fibrous) (hemorrhagic) (hypertrophic) (internal) (purulent) (spinal) (suppurative) (see also Meningitis) 322.9
    • gonococcal 098.82
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