A18

icd
Non-Billable

Tuberculosis of other organs


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

A18icd
Tuberculosis of other organs
Tuberculosis of bones and joints
Tuberculosis of spine
Tuberculous arthritis of other joints
Tuberculosis of other bones
Other musculoskeletal tuberculosis
Tuberculosis of genitourinary system
Tuberculosis of genitourinary system, unspecified
Tuberculosis of kidney and ureter
Tuberculosis of bladder