ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017

See: Acute upper respiratory infections

Includes
  • acute sore throat
Excludes1
  • acute laryngopharyngitis (J06.0)
  • peritonsillar abscess (J36)
  • pharyngeal abscess (J39.1)
  • retropharyngeal abscess (J39.0)
Excludes2
  • chronic pharyngitis (J31.2)
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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.