ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jan 23, 2019
  ICD-10 Code for Human metapneumovirus pneumonia J12.3

J12.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J12.3 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J09-J18 Influenza and pneumonia (J09-J18)
Category J12 Viral pneumonia, not elsewhere classified

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

Related Terms to “Human metapneumovirus pneumonia”

  • Pneumonia(acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) - J18.9
    • human metapneumovirus - J12.3
    • in(due to)
      • human metapneumovirus - J12.3
    • viral, virus(broncho) (interstitial) (lobar) - J12.9
      • human metapneumovirus - J12.3
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J12.3 Human metapneumovirus pneumonia

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