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2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J32.9
Chronic sinusitis, unspecified
J32.9 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
ICD-9-CM will be replaced by ICD-10-CM beginning October 1, 2014, therefore, J32.9 and all other ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Inflammation of the paranasal sinuses that typically lasts beyond eight weeks. It is caused by infections, allergies, and the presence of sinus polyps or deviated septum. Signs and symptoms include headache, nasal discharge, swelling in the face, dizziness, and breathing difficulties.
Sinusitis (chronic) NOS
Abscess of accessory sinus bone
Abscess of bone of accessory sinus
Abscess of nasal sinus
Abscess of nose
Disorder of nasal sinus
Empyema of nasal sinus
Eosinophilic mucinous rhinosinusitis
Eosinophilic mucinous rhinosinusitis, chronic
Invasive fungal sinusitis
Nasal sinus abscess
Nasal sinus disease
Nasal sinus empyema
Sinusitis w nasal polyposis
Sinusitis with nasal polyps
Between 1999-2007 there were 622 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 J32.9 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.gov]
ICD-10 J32.9 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM J32.9 is part of Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):