Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 098.7
Gonococcal infection of anus and rectum
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Gc infect anus & rectum.
  • ICD-9-CM 098.7 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 098.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Gonorrhea, anus and rectum
Applies To
  • Gonococcal proctitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 098.7 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM A54.6 Gonococcal infection of anus and rectum
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 098.7:
  • Gonococcus, gonococcal (disease) (infection) (see also condition) 098.0
    • anus 098.7
    • proctitis 098.7
    • rectum 098.7
  • Proctitis 569.49
    • gonococcal 098.7
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
    • rectum (sphincter) 569.2
      • congenital 751.2
      • due to
      • gonococcal 098.7
      • inflammatory 099.1
      • syphilitic 095.8
      • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 014.8
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 098.7 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.