ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 20, 2017

See: Tuberculosis of eye

  ICD-10 Code for Other tuberculosis of eye A18.59

A18.59 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A18.59 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 conjunctivitis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other tuberculosis of eye”

  • Cicatrix(adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) - L90.5See also Scar
  • Conjunctivitis NOS(staphylococcal) (streptococcal) - H10.9
    • tuberculous - A18.59
  • Glaucoma - H40.9
    • tuberculous - A18.59
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous(calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) - A15.9
    • conjunctiva - A18.59
    • optic(nerve trunk) (papilla) - A18.59
    • orbit - A18.59
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.