ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 26, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Tuberculosis of kidney & ureter A18.11

A18.11 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A18.11 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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Related Terms to “Tuberculosis of kidney and ureter”

  • Contraction, contracture, contracted(s)
    • kidney(granular) (secondary) - N26.9
      • tuberculous - A18.11
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
  • Hydronephrosis NEC(atrophic) (early) (functionless) (intermittent) (primary) (secondary) - N13.30
    • tuberculous - A18.11
  • Nephritis, nephritic(albuminuric) (azotemic) (congenital) (disseminated) (epithelial) (familial) (focal) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (nonsuppurative, excretory) (uremic) - N05.9
    • tuberculous - A18.11
  • Pyelitis(congenital) (uremic)See also Pyelonephritis
    • tuberculous - A18.11
  • Pyonephrosis - N13.6
    • tuberculous - A18.11
  • Pyoureter - N28.89
    • tuberculous - A18.11
  • StrictureSee also Stenosis
  • 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
      • kidney - A18.11
      • perinephritic - A18.11
    • kidney - A18.11
    • nephritis - A18.11
    • pyelitis - A18.11
    • pyelonephritis - A18.11
    • pyonephrosis - A18.11
    • renal - A18.11
    • renis - A18.11
    • ureter - A18.11
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.