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

See: Pneumoconiosis due to other inorganic dusts

  ICD-10 Code for Siderosis J63.4

J63.4 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J63.4 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 J63 Pneumoconiosis due to other inorganic dusts

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Related Terms to “Siderosis”

  • Arc-welder's lung - J63.4
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • lung(atrophic) (chronic) (confluent) (massive) (perialveolar) (peribronchial) - J84.10
      • with
        • siderosis - J63.4
  • Iron-miner's lung - J63.4
  • Siderosis(lung) - J63.4
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