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

See: Chronic respiratory failure

  ICD-10 Code for Chronic respiratory failure with hypercapnia J96.12

J96.12 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J96.12 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J96-J99 Other diseases of the respiratory system (J96-J99)
Category J96 Respiratory failure, not elsewhere classified

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