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

See: Pneumoconiosis due to dust containing silica

  ICD-10 Code for Pneumoconiosis due to other dust containing silica J62.8

J62.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J62.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J60-J70 Lung diseases due to external agents (J60-J70)
Category J62 Pneumoconiosis due to dust containing silica

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Inclusion Term
  • Silicosis NOS
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Related Terms to “Pneumoconiosis due to other dust containing silica”

  • Asthma, asthmatic(bronchial) (catarrh) (spasmodic) - J45.909
    • grinder's - J62.8
    • potter's - J62.8
    • sandblaster's - J62.8
    • stonemason's - J62.8
  • Bronchitis(diffuse) (fibrinous) (hypostatic) (infective) (membranous) - J40
    • moulder's - J62.8
  • Calcicosis - J62.8
  • Chalicosis(pulmonum) - J62.8
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • ganister - J62.8
    • metal-polisher's - J62.8
    • stonemason's - J62.8
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • lung(atrophic) (chronic) (confluent) (massive) (perialveolar) (peribronchial) - J84.10
      • with
        • calcicosis - J62.8
        • chalicosis - J62.8
        • ganister disease - J62.8
        • silicosis - J62.8
      • silicotic - J62.8
  • Ganister disease - J62.8
  • Granite worker's lung - J62.8
  • Grinder's lung or pneumoconiosis - J62.8
  • Lithosis - J62.8
  • Mason's lung - J62.8
  • Metal
    • polisher's disease - J62.8
  • Millstone maker's pneumoconiosis - J62.8
  • Pneumoconiosis(due to) (inhalation of) - J64
    • diatomite(diatomaceous earth) - J62.8
    • dust
      • lime - J62.8
      • marble - J62.8
    • grinder's - J62.8
    • kaolin - J62.8
    • mica - J62.8
    • millstone maker's - J62.8
    • potter's - J62.8
    • sandblaster's - J62.8
    • silica, silicate NEC - J62.8
    • stonemason's - J62.8
  • Potter's
    • asthma - J62.8
    • lung - J62.8
  • Sandblaster's asthma, lung or pneumoconiosis - J62.8
  • Siderosilicosis - J62.8
  • Silicosiderosis - J62.8
  • Silicosis, silicotic(simple) (complicated) - J62.8
  • Slate-dressers' or slate-miners' lung - J62.8
  • Stonecutter's lung - J62.8
  • Stonemason's asthma, disease, lung or pneumoconiosis - J62.8
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