ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 22, 2017

See: Other specified disorders of nose and nasal sinuses

  ICD-10 Code for Nasal mucositis (ulcerative) J34.81

J34.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J34.81 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 J34 Other and unspecified disorders of nose and nasal sinuses

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Code Also
  • antineoplastic and immunosuppressive drugs (T45.1X-)
  • radiological procedure and radiotherapy (Y84.2)
  • type of associated therapy, such as:
Excludes2
  • gastrointestinal mucositis (ulcerative) (K92.81)
  • mucositis (ulcerative) of vagina and vulva (N76.81)
  • oral mucositis (ulcerative) (K12.3-)
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Related Terms to “Nasal mucositis (ulcerative)”

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Questions related to J34.81 Nasal mucositis (ulcerative)

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