Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J02.0

Streptococcal pharyngitis

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • J02.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J02.0. Other international versions of ICD-10 J02.0 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Applicable To
  • Septic pharyngitis
  • Streptococcal sore throat
Type 2 Excludes
ICD-10-CM J02.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses without cc/mcc
  • 152 Otitis media and uri with mcc
  • 153 Otitis media and uri without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM J02.0 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM J02.0: