Excludes1

  • bronchitis due to chemicals, gases, fumes and vapors (J68.0)

Excludes2

  • cystic fibrosis (E84.-)
  1. J47 Bronchiectasis

    Use Additional code to identify:
    exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
    exposure to tobacco smoke in the perinatal period (P96.81)
    history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
    occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
    tobacco dependence (F17.-)
    tobacco use (Z72.0)

    Includes:

    • bronchiolectasis

    Excludes1

    • congenital bronchiectasis (Q33.4)
    • tuberculous bronchiectasis (current disease) (A15.0)
    1. J47.0 Bronchiectasis with acute lower respiratory infection

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Bronchiectasis with acute bronchitis
    2. J47.1 Bronchiectasis with (acute) exacerbation

    3. J47.9 Bronchiectasis, uncomplicated

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Bronchiectasis NOS
Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.