ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017

See: Other pleural conditions

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified pleural conditions J94.8

J94.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J94.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J90-J94 Other diseases of the pleura (J90-J94)
Category J94 Other pleural conditions

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Hydropneumothorax
  • Hydrothorax
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other specified pleural conditions”

  • Adhesions, adhesive(postinfective) - K66.0
    • pleura, pleuritic - J94.8
    • pleuropericardial - J94.8
  • Calcification
    • pleura - J94.8
      • postinfectional - J94.8
  • Congestion, congestive
    • pleural - J94.8
  • Cyst(colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • pleura - J94.8
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Fluid
    • chest - J94.8
    • pleural cavity - J94.8
  • Hydropneumothorax - J94.8
  • Hydrothorax(double) (pleura) - J94.8
  • Water
    • on
      • chest - J94.8
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.