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ICD 10 Code A15.8

Other respiratory tuberculosis

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A15.8 is a billable ICD-10 medical codes that provide a detailed representation of a patient's conditions or diagnoses.
  • ICD-10-CM codes are used for a variety of purposes, including statistics and for billing and claims reimbursement.
  • This is the American ICD 10 CM Version Of A15.8 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

    Inclusion Term For Icd 10 Code A15.8

    • Mediastinal tuberculosis
    • Nasopharyngeal tuberculosis
    • Tuberculosis of nose
    • Tuberculosis of sinus [any nasal]

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A15.8


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A15.8:
  • Mediastinitis   J98.51
    • tuberculous   A15.8
  • Pansinusitis   J32.4
    • tuberculous   A15.8
  • Pharyngitis   J02.9
    • tuberculous   A15.8
  • Rhinitis   J31.0
    • tuberculous   A15.8
  • Sinusitis   J32.9
    • tuberculous, any sinus   A15.8
  • Tonsillitis   J03.90
    • tuberculous   A15.8
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous   A15.9
    • abscess   A15.9
      • frontal sinus   A15.8
      • retropharyngeal   A15.8
    • adenoids   A15.8
    • fauces   A15.8
    • hypopharynx   A15.8
    • mediastinitis   A15.8
    • mediastinum   A15.8
    • nasal   A15.8
    • nasopharynx   A15.8
    • nose   A15.8
    • pharynx, pharyngitis   A15.8
    • respiratory   A15.9
      • specified site NEC   A15.8
    • rhinitis   A15.8
    • sinus   A15.8
    • throat   A15.8
    • tonsil, tonsillitis   A15.8

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 04|25|
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Respiratory System|Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection|

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: |177-179|974-976|
      • 974 -- HIV W MAJOR RELATED CONDITION W MCC
      • 975 -- HIV W MAJOR RELATED CONDITION W CC
      • 976 -- HIV W MAJOR RELATED CONDITION W/O CC/MCC
      • 177 -- RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS & INFLAMMATIONS W MCC
      • 178 -- RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS & INFLAMMATIONS W CC
      • 179 -- RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS & INFLAMMATIONS W/O CC/MCC

  • Clinical Classifications Software
    CCS

    • CCS Category Number : 1
    • Description : Tuberculosis
    • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 1
    • Level 1 Description : Infectious and parasitic diseases
    • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 1.1
    • Level 2 Description : Bacterial infection

  • Prevention Quality Indicators (admissions for 'ambulatory care sensitive conditions')
    ACSC

    A15.8 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

  • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
    NYU ED

    • Non-emergent - 0%
    • Emergent/Primary Care Treatable - 0%
    • Emergent - ED Care Needed - Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
    • Emergent - ED Care Needed - Not Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of injury 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of mental health problems 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of substance abuse 0%
    • Primary diagnosis of Alcohol 0%
    • Unclassified 100%

Health Topic Realted To Other respiratory tuberculosis

Also called: TBTuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The bacteria usually attack the lungs, but they can also damage other parts of the body. TB spreads through the air when a person with TB of the lungs or throat coughs, sneezes, or talks. If you ...

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