A17.81 TUBERCULOMA OF BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A17.81

Short Description: Tuberculoma of brain and spinal cord

Long Description: Tuberculoma of brain and spinal cord

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
      • Tuberculosis of nervous system (A17)
        • A17.81 Tuberculoma of brain and spinal cord

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A17.81 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Tuberculous abscess of brain and spinal cord

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A17.81 Right Arrow 013.20 Tuberculoma brain-unspec
013.30 TB brain abscess-unspec
013.40 Tubrclma sp cord-unspec
013.50 TB sp crd abscess-unspec
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A17 Tuberculosis of nervous system
2 A17.0 Tuberculous meningitis
3 A17.1 Meningeal tuberculoma
4 A17.8 Other tuberculosis of nervous system
5 A17.82 Tuberculous meningoencephalitis
6 A17.83 Tuberculous neuritis
7 A17.89 Other tuberculosis of nervous system
8 A17.9 Tuberculosis of nervous system, unspecified



This page was last updated on: 1/1/2017