ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Feb 19, 2018

See: Tuberculosis of eye

  ICD-10 Code for Other tuberculosis of eye A18.59

A18.59 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A18.59 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A15-A19 Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
Category A18 Tuberculosis of other organs

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

Related Terms to “Other tuberculosis of eye”

  • Cicatrix(adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) - L90.5See also Scar
  • Conjunctivitis NOS(staphylococcal) (streptococcal) - H10.9
    • tuberculous - A18.59
  • Glaucoma - H40.9
    • tuberculous - A18.59
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous(calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) - A15.9
    • conjunctiva - A18.59
    • optic(nerve trunk) (papilla) - A18.59
    • orbit - A18.59
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A18.59 Other tuberculosis of eye

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.