ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 16, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to other organic dusts J67.8

J67.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J67.8 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 J67 Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to organic dust

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Cheese-washer's lung
  • Coffee-worker's lung
  • Fish-meal worker's lung
  • Furrier's lung
  • Sequoiosis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to other organic dusts”

  • Allergy, allergic(reaction) (to) - T78.40
  • Asthma, asthmatic(bronchial) (catarrh) (spasmodic) - J45.909
    • red cedar - J67.8
    • sequoiosis - J67.8
    • wood - J67.8
  • Cheese-washer's lung - J67.8
  • Cheese-worker's lung - J67.8
  • Coffee-worker's lung - J67.8
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • grainhandler's - J67.8
    • pituitary-snuff-taker's - J67.8
  • Fishmeal-worker's lung - J67.8
  • Furrier's lung - J67.8
  • Grainhandler's disease or lung - J67.8
  • Pituitary-snuff-taker's disease - J67.8
  • Pneumonitis(acute) (primary)See also Pneumonia
    • allergic(due to) - J67.9
      • organic dust NEC - J67.8
      • red cedar dust - J67.8
      • sequoiosis - J67.8
      • wood dust - J67.8
    • hypersensitivity - J67.9
      • specified organic dust NEC - J67.8
    • wood-dust - J67.8
  • Red-cedar lung or pneumonitis - J67.8
  • Sequoiosis lung or pneumonitis - J67.8
  • Wood lung or pneumonitis - J67.8
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J67.8 Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to other organic dusts

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