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

See: Other diseases of upper respiratory tract

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified diseases of upper respiratory tract J39.8

J39.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J39.8 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 J39 Other diseases of upper respiratory tract

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Related Terms to “Other specified diseases of upper respiratory tract”

  • Abscess(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) - L02.91
    • trachea - J39.8
    • upper
      • respiratory - J39.8
  • Adhesions, adhesive(postinfective) - K66.0
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Anosmia - R43.0
    • postinfectional - J39.8
  • Atrophy, atrophic(of)
    • trachea - J39.8
    • upper respiratory tract - J39.8
  • Calcification
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Change(s) (in) (of)See also Removal
    • hypertrophic
      • upper respiratory tract - J39.8
  • Cicatrix(adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) - L90.5See also Scar
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Collapse - R55
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Compression
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Deformity - Q89.9
  • Deviation(in)
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Diverticulum, diverticula(multiple) - K57.90
    • trachea(acquired) - J39.8
  • Dyskinesia - G24.9
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Hypersecretion
    • upper respiratory - J39.8
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
  • Necrosis, necrotic(ischemic)See also Gangrene
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Ossification
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Perichondritis
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Scar, scarring - L90.5See also Cicatrix
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Stenosis, stenotic(cicatricial)See also Stricture
    • trachea - J39.8
  • StrictureSee also Stenosis
    • trachea - J39.8
  • Tracheocele(external) (internal) - J39.8
  • Tracheomalacia - J39.8
  • Tracheostenosis - J39.8
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • trachea - J39.8
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