ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 21, 2017

See: Emphysema

  ICD-10 Code for Unilateral pulmonary emphysema [MacLeod's syndrome] J43.0

J43.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J43.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J40-J47 Chronic lower respiratory diseases (J40-J47)
Category J43 Emphysema

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Swyer-James syndrome
  • Unilateral emphysema
  • Unilateral hyperlucent lung
  • Unilateral pulmonary artery functional hypoplasia
  • Unilateral transparency of lung
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Unilateral pulmonary emphysema [MacLeod's syndrome]”

  • Emphysema(atrophic) (bullous) (chronic) (interlobular) (lung) (obstructive) (pulmonary) (senile) (vesicular) - J43.9
    • unilateral - J43.0
  • Hyperlucent lung, unilateral - J43.0
  • Hypoplasia, hypoplastic
  • MacLeod's syndrome - J43.0
  • Transparency, lung, unilateral - J43.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J43.0 Unilateral pulmonary emphysema [MacLeod's syndrome]

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