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

See: Coalworker's pneumoconiosis

  ICD-10 Code for Coalworker's pneumoconiosis J60

J60 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J60 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J60-J70 Lung diseases due to external agents (J60-J70)
Category J60 Coalworker's pneumoconiosis

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

Ask a question to our community to see how and when this ICD 10 code should be used.

Finding & using the right ICD 10 code can sometimes be difficult & confusing. Using the wrong code can cause delays with your claim or your claim may be rejected altogether. Ask others in your field, to possibly avoid such problems.

Inclusion Term
  • Anthracosilicosis
  • Anthracosis
  • Black lung disease
  • Coalworker's lung
Excludes1
  • coalworker pneumoconiosis with tuberculosis, any type in A15 (J65)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Coalworker's pneumoconiosis”

  • Anthracosilicosis - J60
  • Anthracosis(lung) (occupational) - J60
  • Asthma, asthmatic(bronchial) (catarrh) (spasmodic) - J45.909
    • collier's - J60
    • miner's - J60
  • Black
    • lung(disease) - J60
  • Carbon lung - J60
  • Coalminer's
    • lung or pneumoconiosis - J60
  • Coalworker's lung or pneumoconiosis - J60
  • Collier's asthma or lung - J60
  • ComplaintSee also Disease
    • miners' - J60
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • lung(atrophic) (chronic) (confluent) (massive) (perialveolar) (peribronchial) - J84.10
      • with
        • anthracosilicosis - J60
        • anthracosis - J60
  • Lymphadenitis - I88.9
    • anthracosis(occupational) - J60
  • Miners' asthma or lung - J60
  • Pneumoconiosis(due to) (inhalation of) - J64
    • coal miners'(simple) - J60
    • coalworkers'(simple) - J60
    • collier's - J60
    • miner's - J60
    • silica, silicate NEC - J62.8
      • with carbon - J60
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • black
      • lung - J60
Back to J60
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J60 Coalworker's pneumoconiosis

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.