Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J39.3

Upper respiratory tract hypersensitivity reaction, site unspecified

  • J39.3 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2014 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, J39.3 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Description Synonyms
  • Upper respiratory tract hypersensitivity reaction
Type 1 Excludes
  • hypersensitivity reaction of upper respiratory tract, such as:
  • extrinsic allergic alveolitis (J67.9)
  • pneumoconiosis (J60-J67.9)
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 4 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 J39.3 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 J39.3 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM J39.3 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 J39.3 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM J39.3: