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ICD 10 Code A18.1

Tuberculosis of genitourinary system

2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

Tuberculosis involving the urinary tract and/or reproductive organs. The primary site of infection is most commonly the kidney as a result of haematogenous spread from distant sites: infection may then spread further down the urinary tract and/or to the reproductive organs. Genital infection may be sexually transmitted.
  • A18.1 is not a billable or specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code.Codes under this level describe diganosis in detail.
  • 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 A18.1 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

  • Major Diagnostic Categories

    MDC Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A18.1

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups

    MS-DRG Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A18.1

  • Clinical Classifications Software

    CCS Category Not Assigned For This ICD Code A18.1

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

    A18.1 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

  • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
    NYU ED

    A18.1 ICD CODE is not Assigned in Category By NYU ED Algorithm

Health Topic Realted To Tuberculosis of genitourinary system

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 ...

Also called: UTIThe urinary system is the body's drainage system for removing wastes and extra water. It includes two kidneys, two ureters, a bladder, and a urethra. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are the second most common type of infection in the body.You may have a UTI if you noticePain ...

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