ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Chronic & other pulmonary manifestations due to radiation J70.1

J70.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J70.1 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 J70 Respiratory conditions due to other external agents

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Fibrosis of lung following radiation
Use Additional Code
  • code (W88-W90, X39.0-) to identify the external cause

Related Terms to “Chronic and other pulmonary manifestations due to radiation”

  • Bronchitis(diffuse) (fibrinous) (hypostatic) (infective) (membranous) - J40
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Edema, edematous(infectious) (pitting) (toxic) - R60.9
  • Effect, adverse
    • radiation NOS(diagnostic) (infrared) (natural source) (therapeutic) (ultraviolet) (X-ray) - T66
      • fibrosis of lung - J70.1
      • pulmonary manifestations
        • chronic - J70.1
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • lung(atrophic) (chronic) (confluent) (massive) (perialveolar) (peribronchial) - J84.10
      • following radiation - J70.1
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory(with exudation)
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.