Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 098.81
Gonococcal keratosis (blennorrhagica)
  • Short description: Gonococcal keratosis.
  • ICD-9-CM 098.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 098.81 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).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 098.81.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 098.81: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 098.81 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A54.89 Other gonococcal infections
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 098.81:
  • Gonococcus, gonococcal (disease) (infection) (see also condition) 098.0
    • keratoderma 098.81
    • keratosis (blennorrhagica) 098.81
  • Keratoderma, keratodermia (congenital) (palmaris et plantaris) (symmetrical) 757.39
    • blennorrhagica 701.1
      • gonococcal 098.81
    • gonorrheal 098.81
  • Keratosis 701.1
    • blennorrhagica 701.1
      • gonococcal 098.81
    • gonococcal 098.81
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