ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017

See: Chronic laryngitis and laryngotracheitis

  ICD-10 Code for Chronic laryngitis J37.0

J37.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J37.0 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 J37 Chronic laryngitis and laryngotracheitis

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Inclusion Term
  • Catarrhal laryngitis
  • Hypertrophic laryngitis
  • Sicca laryngitis
  • acute laryngitis (J04.0)
  • obstructive (acute) laryngitis (J05.0)
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Related Terms to “Chronic laryngitis”

  • Angina(attack) (cardiac) (chest) (heart) (pectoris) (syndrome) (vasomotor) - I20.9
    • exudative, chronic - J37.0
  • Atrophy, atrophic(of)
    • laryngitis, infective - J37.0
  • Catarrh, catarrhal(acute) (febrile) (infectious) (inflammation) - J00See also condition
    • larynx, chronic - J37.0
  • Congestion, congestive
    • glottis - J37.0
    • larynx - J37.0
  • Epiglottitis, epiglottiditis(acute) - J05.10
    • chronic - J37.0
  • Laryngitis(acute) (edematous) (fibrinous) (infective) (infiltrative) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pneumococcal) (pseudomembranous) (septic) (subglottic) (suppurative) (ulcerative) - J04.0
    • atrophic - J37.0
    • catarrhal - J37.0
    • chronic - J37.0
    • hypertrophic - J37.0
    • sicca - J37.0
  • Laryngopharyngitis(acute) - J06.0
    • chronic - J37.0
  • Pharyngolaryngitis(acute) - J06.0
    • chronic - J37.0
  • Trachoma, trachomatous - A71.9
    • Türck's - J37.0
  • Türck's trachoma - J37.0
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