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ICD 10 Code A18.51

Tuberculous episcleritis

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • A18.51 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 A18.51 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE A18.51


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM A18.51:
  • Episcleritis   H15.10-
    • in
      • tuberculosis   A18.51
    • tuberculous   A18.51
  • Scleritis   H15.00-
    • tuberculous   A18.51
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous   A15.9
    • episcleritis   A18.51
    • sclera   A18.51

  • Major Diagnostic Categories
    M.D.C

    • MDC Category : 02|25|
    • MDC Type : Medical
    • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Eye|Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection|

  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
    MS-DRG

    • DRG Range: |124-125|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
      • 124 -- OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE W MCC
      • 125 -- OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE W/O 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

    A18.51 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 Tuberculous episcleritis

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