ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 18, 2017

See: Respiratory tuberculosis

A15 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Respiratory tuberculosis

More specific codes for Respiratory tuberculosis

  • A15.0 - Tuberculosis of lung
  • A15.4 - Tuberculosis of intrathoracic lymph nodes
  • A15.5 - Tuberculosis of larynx, trachea and bronchus
  • A15.6 - Tuberculous pleurisy
  • A15.7 - Primary respiratory tuberculosis
  • A15.8 - Other respiratory tuberculosis
  • A15.9 - Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to A15
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A15 Respiratory tuberculosis

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.