ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 24, 2017

See: Anthrax

  ICD-10 Code for Pulmonary anthrax A22.1

A22.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A22.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A20-A28 Certain zoonotic bacterial diseases (A20-A28)
Category A22 Anthrax

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Inhalation anthrax
  • Ragpicker's disease
  • Woolsorter's disease
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Pulmonary anthrax”

  • Anthrax - A22.9
    • with pneumonia - A22.1
    • inhalation - A22.1
    • pulmonary - A22.1
    • respiratory - A22.1
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • ragpicker's or ragsorter's - A22.1
    • woolsorter's - A22.1
  • Inhalation
    • anthrax - A22.1
  • Pneumonia(acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) - J18.9
    • anthrax - A22.1
    • in(due to)
      • anthrax - A22.1
      • Bacillus anthracis - A22.1
  • Ragpicker's disease - A22.1
  • Ragsorter's disease - A22.1
  • Woolsorter's disease - A22.1
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.