ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017

See: Pneumonia, unspecified organism

  ICD-10 Code for Bronchopneumonia, unspecified organism J18.0

J18.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J18.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J09-J18 Influenza and pneumonia (J09-J18)
Category J18 Pneumonia, unspecified organism

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• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Excludes1
  • hypostatic bronchopneumonia (J18.2)
  • lipid pneumonia (J69.1)
Excludes2
  • acute bronchiolitis (J21.-)
  • chronic bronchiolitis (J44.9)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Bronchopneumonia, unspecified organism”

  • Bronchoalveolitis - J18.0
  • Pneumonia(acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) - J18.9
    • broncho-, bronchial(confluent) (croupous) (diffuse) (disseminated) (hemorrhagic) (involving lobes) (lobar) (terminal) - J18.0
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.