ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 21, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Tuberculosis of lung A15.0

A15.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A15.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A15-A19 Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
Category A15 Respiratory tuberculosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Tuberculous bronchiectasis
  • Tuberculous fibrosis of lung
  • Tuberculous pneumonia
  • Tuberculous pneumothorax
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Related Terms to “Tuberculosis of lung”

  • Aneurysm(anastomotic) (artery) (cirsoid) (diffuse) (false) (fusiform) (multiple) (saccular) - I72.9
    • Rasmussen NEC - A15.0
  • Assmann's focus NEC - A15.0
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic(concealed) - R58
    • tuberculous NEC - A15.0See also Tuberculosis, pulmonary
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous(calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) - A15.9
    • pulmonary(cavitated) (fibrotic) (infiltrative) (nodular) - A15.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A15.0 Tuberculosis of lung

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.