Diagnosis Code

A15.9 RESPIRATORY TUBERCULOSIS UNSPECIFIED

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A15.9

Short Description: Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified

Long Description: Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified

The code A15.9 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
      • Respiratory tuberculosis (A15)
        • A15.9 Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified

Code Version: 2019 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Active tuberculosis
  • Antibiotic resistant tuberculosis
  • Asymptomatic human immunodeficiency virus infection
  • Chronic tuberculosis
  • Ciprofloxacin resistant tuberculosis
  • Ethambutol resistant tuberculosis
  • Extensively drug resistant tuberculosis
  • Extreme drug resistant tuberculosis
  • Human immunodeficiency virus World Health Organization 2007 stage 1 co-occurrent with tuberculosis
  • Human immunodeficiency virus World Health Organization 2007 stage 2 co-occurrent with tuberculosis
  • Human immunodeficiency virus World Health Organization 2007 stage 3 co-occurrent with tuberculosis
  • Human immunodeficiency virus World Health Organization 2007 stage 4 co-occurrent with tuberculosis
  • Hypercalcemia due to tuberculosis
  • Inactive tuberculosis
  • Infection due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Infection due to mycobacterium tuberculosis hominis
  • Maternal tuberculosis during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Multidrug resistant tuberculosis
  • Mycobacteriosis associated with AIDS
  • Respiratory tuberculosis
  • Respiratory tuberculosis, bacteriologically and histologically confirmed
  • Respiratory tuberculosis, not confirmed bacteriologically or histologically
  • Rifampicin resistant tuberculosis
  • Streptomycin resistant tuberculosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Tuberculosis associated with AIDS
  • Tuberculosis in mother complicating childbirth
  • Tuberculous abscess
  • World Health Organization 2007 Human immunodeficiency virus infection clinical stage 1
  • World Health Organization 2007 Human immunodeficiency virus infection clinical stage 2
  • World Health Organization 2007 Human immunodeficiency virus infection clinical stage 3
  • World Health Organization 2007 Human immunodeficiency virus infection clinical stage 4

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A15.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0)
  • Respiratory Infections And Inflammations With Mcc (177)
  • Respiratory Infections And Inflammations With Cc (178)
  • Respiratory Infections And Inflammations Without Cc/mcc (179)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A15.9 Right Arrow 012.80 Resp TB NEC-unspec
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A15 Respiratory tuberculosis
A15.0 Tuberculosis of lung
A15.4 Tuberculosis of intrathoracic lymph nodes
A15.5 Tuberculosis of larynx, trachea and bronchus
A15.6 Tuberculous pleurisy
A15.7 Primary respiratory tuberculosis
A15.8 Other respiratory tuberculosis

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2018