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

See: Pneumoconiosis due to other inorganic dusts

J63 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Pneumoconiosis due to other inorganic dusts
  • pneumoconiosis with tuberculosis, any type in A15 (J65)

More specific codes for Pneumoconiosis due to other inorganic dusts

  • J63.0 - Aluminosis (of lung)
  • J63.1 - Bauxite fibrosis (of lung)
  • J63.2 - Berylliosis
  • J63.3 - Graphite fibrosis (of lung)
  • J63.4 - Siderosis
  • J63.5 - Stannosis
  • J63.6 - Pneumoconiosis due to other specified inorganic dusts
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to J63
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.