ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
May 30, 2017

See: Tuberculosis of bones and joints

  ICD-10 Code for Tuberculosis of other bones A18.03

A18.03 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A18.03 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A15-A19 Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
Category A18 Tuberculosis of other organs

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Tuberculous mastoiditis
  • Tuberculous osteomyelitis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Tuberculosis of other bones”

  • Caries
    • bone NEC - A18.03
    • limb NEC(tuberculous) - A18.03
    • mastoid process(chronic) — see Mastoiditis, chronic
      • tuberculous - A18.03
    • nose(tuberculous) - A18.03
    • orbit(tuberculous) - A18.03
    • tuberculous - A18.03
  • Dactylitis
    • tuberculous - A18.03
  • Mastoiditis(coalescent) (hemorrhagic) (suppurative) - H70.9
    • in(due to)
      • tuberculosis - A18.03
    • tuberculous - A18.03
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous(calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) - A15.9
    • abscess(respiratory) - A15.9
      • bone - A18.03
        • specified site NEC - A18.03
    • bone - A18.03
      • limb NEC - A18.03
    • dactylitis - A18.03
    • ear(inner) (middle) - A18.6
      • bone - A18.03
    • finger - A18.03
    • hand - A18.03
    • iliac spine(superior) - A18.03
    • jaw - A18.03
    • mastoiditis - A18.03
    • pelvis(bony) - A18.03
    • shoulder(joint) - A18.02
      • blade - A18.03
    • sinus(any nasal) - A15.8
      • bone - A18.03
    • skeletal NEC - A18.03
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.