ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 25, 2017

See: Tuberculosis of bones and joints

  ICD-10 Code for Other musculoskeletal tuberculosis A18.09

A18.09 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A18.09 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 myositis
  • Tuberculous synovitis
  • Tuberculous tenosynovitis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other musculoskeletal tuberculosis”

  • Ganglion(compound) (diffuse) (joint) (tendon (sheath)) - M67.40
    • tuberculous - A18.09
  • Myositis - M60.9
    • in(due to)
      • tuberculosis - A18.09
  • OsteitisSee also Osteomyelitis
    • tuberculosa - A18.09
  • Poncet's disease(tuberculous rheumatism) - A18.09
  • 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
      • muscle - A18.09
    • bursa - A18.09
    • fascia - A18.09
    • ganglion - A18.09
    • muscle - A18.09
    • rheumatism NEC - A18.09
    • synovitis - A18.09
    • tenosynovitis - A18.09
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.