ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Mar 19, 2019

See: Respiratory tuberculosis

  ICD-10 Code for Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified A15.9

A15.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A15.9 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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Related Terms to “Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified”

  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous(calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) - A15.9
    • abscess(respiratory) - A15.9
    • cachexia - A15.9
    • infection - A15.9
    • marasmus - A15.9
    • respiratory - A15.9
    • senile - A15.9
    • unspecified site - A15.9
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A15.9 Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified

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.