Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J04.2

Acute laryngotracheitis

  • J04.2 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, J04.2 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Laryngotracheitis NOS
  • Tracheitis (acute) with laryngitis (acute)
Description Synonyms
  • Laryngotracheitis
Type 1 Excludes
  • acute obstructive laryngotracheitis (J05.0)
Type 2 Excludes
  • chronic laryngotracheitis (J37.1)
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 51 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 J04.2 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 J04.2 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM J04.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses without cc/mcc
  • 152 Otitis media & uri with mcc
  • 153 Otitis media & uri without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM J04.2 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM J04.2: