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

See: Respiratory disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

  ICD-10 Code for Respiratory disorders in diseases classified elsewhere J99

J99 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J99 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 J99 Respiratory disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Code First
  • amyloidosis (E85.-)
  • ankylosing spondylitis (M45)
  • congenital syphilis (A50.5)
  • cryoglobulinemia (D89.1)
  • early congenital syphilis (A50.0)
  • schistosomiasis (B65.0-B65.9)
  • underlying disease, such as:
Excludes1
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