ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017

See: Pneumonitis due to solids and liquids

  ICD-10 Code for Pneumonitis due to inhalation of other solids & liquids J69.8

J69.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J69.8 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 J69 Pneumonitis due to solids and liquids

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Pneumonitis due to aspiration of blood
  • Pneumonitis due to aspiration of detergent
Code First
  • (T51-T65) to identify substance
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Pneumonitis due to inhalation of other solids and liquids”

  • Asthma, asthmatic(bronchial) (catarrh) (spasmodic) - J45.909
    • detergent - J69.8
    • due to
      • detergent - J69.8
  • Detergent asthma - J69.8
  • Pneumonia(acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) - J18.9
  • Pneumonitis(acute) (primary)See also Pneumonia
    • due to
      • detergent - J69.8
      • inhalation
        • blood - J69.8
        • solids, liquids NEC - J69.8
      • solids, liquids NEC - J69.8
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to J69.8 Pneumonitis due to inhalation of other solids and liquids

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