ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 18, 2018

See: Pneumonitis due to solids and liquids

  ICD-10 Code for Pneumonitis due to inhalation of oils & essences J69.1

J69.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J69.1 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 J69 Pneumonitis due to solids and liquids

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Exogenous lipoid pneumonia
  • Lipid pneumonia NOS
Code First
  • (T51-T65) to identify substance
  • endogenous lipoid pneumonia (J84.89)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Pneumonitis due to inhalation of oils and essences”

  • Pneumonia(acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) - J18.9
    • aspiration - J69.0
      • due to
        • oils, essences - J69.1
    • broncho-, bronchial(confluent) (croupous) (diffuse) (disseminated) (hemorrhagic) (involving lobes) (lobar) (terminal) - J18.0
      • inhalation — See also Pneumonia, aspiration
        • of oils or essences - J69.1
      • lipid, lipoid - J69.1
    • lipid, lipoid(exogenous) - J69.1
  • Pneumonitis(acute) (primary)See also Pneumonia
    • due to
      • inhalation
        • essences - J69.1
        • oils, essences - J69.1
      • oils, essences - J69.1
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J69.1 Pneumonitis due to inhalation of oils and essences

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