ICD 9 CM Codes

099.53 Other venereal diseases due to chlamydia trachomatis, lower genitourinary sites
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  099.53    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '099.53' 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.
GEMS
099.53 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM A56.00 Chlamydial infection of lower genitourinary tract, unspecified
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.099.53.'
bladder
cervix
chlamydial
lower
vagina
vulva
Applies To
urethra (099.41)
Use additional code to specify site of infection, such as:
bladder (595.4)
cervix (616.0)
vagina and vulva (616.11)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 099.53 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.