ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 20, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Hypertrophy of adenoids J35.2

J35.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J35.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J30-J39 Other diseases of upper respiratory tract (J30-J39)
Category J35 Chronic diseases of tonsils and adenoids

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Enlargement of adenoids
Excludes1
  • hypertrophy of adenoids with adenoiditis (J35.0-)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Hypertrophy of adenoids”

  • Enlargement, enlargedSee also Hypertrophy
    • adenoids - J35.2
  • Hyperplasia, hyperplastic
    • adenoids - J35.2
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • adenoids(infective) - J35.2
    • nasopharynx, lymphoid(infectional) (tissue) (wall) - J35.2
    • pharyngeal tonsil - J35.2
    • pharynx - J39.2
      • lymphoid(infectional) (tissue) (wall) - J35.2
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.