ICD-10 Diagnosis Code A54.01

Gonococcal cystitis and urethritis, unspecified

Diagnosis Code A54.01

ICD-10: A54.01
Short Description: Gonococcal cystitis and urethritis, unspecified
Long Description: Gonococcal cystitis and urethritis, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code A54.01

Valid for Submission
The code A54.01 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Gonococcal infection (A54)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code A54.01 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS WITH MCC 689
  • KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS WITHOUT MCC 690

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Synonyms
  • Acute cystitis
  • Acute gonococcal cystitis
  • Acute gonococcal urethritis
  • Acute gonorrhea of lower genitourinary tract
  • Acute gonorrhea of lower genitourinary tract
  • Acute infective cystitis
  • Acute lower urinary tract infection
  • Acute lower urinary tract infection
  • Bacterial cystitis
  • Bacterial urethritis
  • Chronic gonococcal cystitis
  • Chronic gonococcal urethritis
  • Chronic gonorrhea lower genitourinary tract
  • Chronic gonorrhea lower genitourinary tract
  • Chronic infective cystitis
  • Chronic lower urinary tract infection
  • Chronic lower urinary tract infection
  • Chronic urinary tract infection
  • Chronic urinary tract infection
  • Cowperitis
  • Gonococcal Cowperitis
  • Gonococcal cystitis
  • Gonococcal Littritis
  • Gonococcal Skenitis
  • Gonococcal urethritis
  • Skene's gland adenitis
  • Urethral stricture due to gonococcal infection
  • Urethral stricture due to infection

Information for Patients


Gonorrhea

Also called: The clap

Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease. It is most common in young adults. The bacteria that cause gonorrhea can infect the genital tract, mouth, or anus. You can get gonorrhea during vaginal, oral, or anal sex with an infected partner. A pregnant woman can pass it to her baby during childbirth.

Gonorrhea does not always cause symptoms. In men, gonorrhea can cause pain when urinating and discharge from the penis. If untreated, it can cause problems with the prostate and testicles.

In women, the early symptoms of gonorrhea often are mild. Later, it can cause bleeding between periods, pain when urinating, and increased discharge from the vagina. If untreated, it can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease, which causes problems with pregnancy and infertility.

Your health care provider will diagnose gonorrhea with lab tests. Treatment is with antibiotics. Treating gonorrhea is becoming more difficult because drug-resistant strains are increasing. Correct usage of latex condoms greatly reduces, but does not eliminate, the risk of catching or spreading gonorrhea.

NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

  • Condom Fact Sheet in Brief (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • Endocervical gram stain
  • Gonococcal arthritis
  • Gonorrhea (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • Gonorrhea
  • Rectal culture
  • Urethral discharge culture


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