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ICD 10 Code A18.01

Tuberculosis of spine

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A18.01 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 A18.01 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 A18.01

    • Pott's disease or curvature of spine
    • Tuberculous arthritis
    • Tuberculous osteomyelitis of spine
    • Tuberculous spondylitis

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A18.01


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A18.01:
  • Abscess   L02.91
  • Arthritis, arthritic   M19.90
      • tuberculous   A18.01
    • tuberculous   A18.02
      • spine   A18.01
    • sacrum   A18.01
    • spine, spinal   A18.01
    • vertebra   A18.01
  • Chondritis   M94.8X9
    • tuberculous NEC   A18.02
      • intervertebral   A18.01
    • Pott\'s   A18.01
      • due to or associated with
        • tuberculosis   A18.01
      • tuberculous   A18.01
  • Fistula   L98.8
    • lumbar, tuberculous   A18.01
  • Granuloma   L92.9
    • spine
      • tuberculous   A18.01
  • Kyphoscoliosis, kyphoscoliotic SeeAlso: Scoliosis  M41.9
    • tuberculous   A18.01
  • Kyphosis, kyphotic   M40.209
    • tuberculous   A18.01
  • Lordosis   M40.50
    • tuberculous   A18.01
  • Paraplegia   G82.20
    • Pott\'s   A18.01
    • curvature   A18.01
    • disease or paraplegia   A18.01
    • spinal curvature   A18.01
  • Rust\'s disease   A18.01
  • Scoliosis   M41.9
    • tuberculous   A18.01
    • in
      • tuberculosis   A18.01
    • tuberculous   A18.01
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous   A15.9
    • abscess   A15.9
      • bone   A18.03
        • sacrum   A18.01
        • spinal   A18.01
        • vertebra   A18.01
      • joint NEC   A18.02
        • vertebral   A18.01
      • lumbar   A18.01
      • sacrum   A18.01
      • spine or vertebra   A18.01
    • arthritis   A18.02
      • spine or vertebra   A18.01
    • bone   A18.03
      • sacrum   A18.01
      • spine or vertebral column   A18.01
    • cartilage   A18.02
      • intervertebral   A18.01
    • curvature, spine   A18.01
    • joint   A18.02
      • vertebral   A18.01
    • kyphosis, kyphoscoliosis   A18.01
    • lordosis   A18.01
    • sacroiliac   A18.01
    • sacrum   A18.01
    • scoliosis   A18.01
    • spine, spinal   A18.01
    • spondylitis   A18.01
    • synovitis   A18.09
      • spine or vertebra   A18.01
    • tenosynovitis   A18.09
      • spine or vertebra   A18.01
    • vertebra   A18.01
    • spine   A18.01

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 08|25|
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System And Connective Tissue|Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection|

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: |456-458|539-541|974-976|
      • 456 -- SPINAL FUS EXC CERV W SPINAL CURV/MALIG/INFEC OR EXT FUS W MCC
      • 457 -- SPINAL FUS EXC CERV W SPINAL CURV/MALIG/INFEC OR EXT FUS W CC
      • 458 -- SPINAL FUS EXC CERV W SPINAL CURV/MALIG/INFEC OR EXT FUS W/O CC/MCC
      • 539 -- OSTEOMYELITIS W MCC
      • 540 -- OSTEOMYELITIS W CC
      • 541 -- OSTEOMYELITIS W/O CC/MCC
      • 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

  • 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

    A18.01 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%

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