ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 13, 2017

See: Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae

  ICD-10 Code for Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae J13

J13 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J13 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 J13 Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Bronchopneumonia due to S. pneumoniae
Code Also
  • associated abscess, if applicable (J85.1)
Code First
Excludes1
  • congenital pneumonia due to S. pneumoniae (P23.6)
  • lobar pneumonia, unspecified organism (J18.1)
  • pneumonia due to other streptococci (J15.3-J15.4)

Related Terms to “Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae”

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