Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A15.0

Tuberculosis of lung

    2015 Billable Code

  • A15.0 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, A15.0 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of A15.0. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Clinical Information
  • Mycobacterium infections of the lung.
Applicable To
  • Tuberculous bronchiectasis
  • Tuberculous fibrosis of lung
  • Tuberculous pneumonia
  • Tuberculous pneumothorax
Description Synonyms
  • Inactive tuberculosis of lung
  • Infiltrative lung tuberculosis
  • Isoniazid resistant tuberculosis of lung
  • Latent TB of lung
  • Multidrug resistant tuberculosis
  • Multiple drug resistant pulmonary TB
  • Nodular tuberculosis of lung
  • Pulmonary tuberculosis
  • TB bronchiectasis
  • TB of lung
  • TB of lung, cavitary
  • TB of lung, drug resistant to isoniazid
  • TB of lung, fibrosis
  • TB of lung, infiltrative
  • TB of lung, nodular
  • TB pneumonia
  • TB pneumothorax
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung infiltrative
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung with fibrosis
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung, cavitary
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung, drug resistant to Isoniazid
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung, latent
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung, nodular
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung, pneumothorax
  • Tuberculosis (TB) lung, resistant to multiple drugs
  • Tuberculosis (TB) of lung
  • Tuberculosis (TB) pneumonia
  • Tuberculosis (TB) with bronchiectasis
  • Tuberculosis of lung with cavitation
ICD-10-CM A15.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 177 Respiratory infections & inflammations with mcc
  • 178 Respiratory infections & inflammations with cc
  • 179 Respiratory infections & inflammations without cc/mcc
  • 974 Hiv with major related condition with mcc
  • 975 Hiv with major related condition with cc
  • 976 Hiv with major related condition without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM A15.0 to ICD-9-CM