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ICD 10 Code B45.0

Pulmonary cryptococcosis

2017 Billable/Specific Code

The pattern of cryptococcal pulmonary disease ranges from asymptomatic airway colonization to pneumonia to acute respiratory distress syndrome. If present, symptoms include cough, dyspnoea or chest pain. Common chest X-ray appearances include nodules or infiltrates. In the immunocompetent host, focal lesions are more commonly seen with infection due to C. gattii.
  • B45.0 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 B45.0 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 B45.0


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM B45.0:
  • Cryptococcosis, cryptococcus   B45.9
    • pulmonary   B45.0

  • SNOMed Terms:
    • Cryptococcal pneumonitis
    • Pulmonary cryptococcosis
    • Pulmonary cryptococcosis (disorder)

    • Major Diagnostic Categories
      M.D.C

      • MDC Category : 15|18|25
      • MDC Type : Medical
      • Description : Newborn And Other Neonates (Perinatal Period)|Infectious and Parasitic DDs (Systemic or unspecified sites)|Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

    • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
      MS-DRG

      • DRG Range: |793|867-869|974-976|
        • 793 -- FULL TERM NEONATE W MAJOR PROBLEMS
        • 867 -- OTHER INFECTIOUS & PARASITIC DISEASES DIAGNOSES W MCC
        • 868 -- OTHER INFECTIOUS & PARASITIC DISEASES DIAGNOSES W CC
        • 869 -- OTHER INFECTIOUS & PARASITIC DISEASES DIAGNOSES 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 : 4
      • Description : Mycoses
      • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 1
      • Level 1 Description : Infectious and parasitic diseases
      • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 1.2
      • Level 2 Description : Mycoses [4.]

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

      B45.0 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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