ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
May 30, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Tuberculous meningoencephalitis A17.82

A17.82 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A17.82 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A15-A19 Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
Category A17 Tuberculosis of nervous system

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Tuberculous myelitis

Related Terms to “Tuberculous meningoencephalitis”

  • Encephalitis(chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) - G04.90
    • in(due to)
      • tuberculosis - A17.82
  • Meningoencephalitis - G04.90See also Encephalitis
    • tuberculous - A17.82
  • MeningomyelitisSee also Meningoencephalitis
    • tuberculous - A17.82
  • Myelitis(acute) (ascending) (childhood) (chronic) (descending) (diffuse) (disseminated) (idiopathic) (pressure) (progressive) (spinal cord) (subacute) - G04.91See also Encephalitis
    • tuberculous - A17.82
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous(calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) - A15.9
    • encephalitis - A17.82
    • meningoencephalitis - A17.82
    • myelitis - A17.82
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.