A36.89 Other diphtheritic complications

Coding Notes

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Applicable To

Diphtheritic peritonitis

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Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) A36.9
due to
diphtheria (toxin) A36.89
Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) G83.9
Peritonitis (adhesive) (bacterial) (fibrinous) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (localized) (perforative) (primary) (with adhesions) (with effusion) K65.9
Stomatitis (denture) (ulcerative) K12.1
Tracheitis (catarrhal) (infantile) (membranous) (plastic) (septal) (suppurative) (viral) J04.10
diphtheritic (membranous) A36.89

Sibling Codes

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
A30-A49 Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
A36 Diphtheria
A36.8 Other diphtheria
A36.89 Other diphtheritic complications
Applicable to
Diphtheritic peritonitis