ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 16, 2018

See: Other acute sinusitis

  ICD-10 Code for Other acute recurrent sinusitis J01.81

J01.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J01.81 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J00-J06 Acute upper respiratory infections (J00-J06)
Category J01 Acute sinusitis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Acute recurrent sinusitis involving more than one sinus but not pansinusitis

Related Terms to “Other acute recurrent sinusitis”

See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J01.81 Other acute recurrent sinusitis

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.