A17

icd
Non-Billable

Tuberculosis of nervous system


Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chaptersA15-A19
  • congenital tuberculosis (P37.0)
  • nonspecific reaction to test for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis (R76.1-)
  • pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 (J65)
  • positive PPD (R76.11)
  • positive tuberculin skin test without active tuberculosis (R76.11)
  • sequelae of tuberculosis (B90.-)
  • silicotuberculosis (J65)
Excludes 2
1
  • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
  • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
  • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
Includes
1diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissibleA15-A19infections due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

A17icd
Tuberculosis of nervous system
Tuberculous meningitis
Meningeal tuberculoma
Other tuberculosis of nervous system
Tuberculoma of brain and spinal cord
Tuberculous meningoencephalitis
Tuberculous neuritis
Other tuberculosis of nervous system
Tuberculosis of nervous system, unspecified