ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Apr 19, 2019
  ICD-10 Code for Chronic ethmoidal sinusitis J32.2

J32.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J32.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J30-J39 Other diseases of upper respiratory tract (J30-J39)
Category J32 Chronic sinusitis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Ethmoidal sinusitis NOS
  • Woakes' ethmoiditis (J33.1)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Chronic ethmoidal sinusitis”

  • Abscess(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) - L02.91
    • ethmoid(bone) (chronic) (sinus) - J32.2
  • Necrosis, necrotic(ischemic)See also Gangrene
    • bone - M87.9See also Osteonecrosis
      • ethmoid - J32.2
    • ethmoid(bone) - J32.2
  • Sinusitis(accessory) (chronic) (hyperplastic) (nasal) (nonpurulent) (purulent) - J32.9
    • ethmoidal - J32.2
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J32.2 Chronic ethmoidal 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.