Diagnosis Code

A17.1 MENINGEAL TUBERCULOMA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A17.1

Short Description: Meningeal tuberculoma

Long Description: Meningeal tuberculoma

The code A17.1 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
      • Tuberculosis of nervous system (A17)
        • A17.1 Meningeal tuberculoma

Code Version: 2019 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Infectious granuloma
  • Tuberculoma
  • Tuberculoma of meninges

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A17.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Tuberculoma of meninges (cerebral) (spinal)
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • tuberculoma of brain and spinal cord (A17.81)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A17.1 Right Arrow 013.10 Tubrclma meninges-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
A17 Tuberculosis of nervous system
A17.0 Tuberculous meningitis
A17.8 Other tuberculosis of nervous system
A17.81 Tuberculoma of brain and spinal cord
A17.82 Tuberculous meningoencephalitis
A17.83 Tuberculous neuritis
A17.89 Other tuberculosis of nervous system
A17.9 Tuberculosis of nervous system, unspecified

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