ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes > Diseases of the respiratory system
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> Bronchitis, not specified as acute or chronic
2016 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code
Bronchitis, not specified as acute or chronic
is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
This is the American ICD-10-CM version of
. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.
(bron-kye-tis) inflammation (swelling and reddening) of the bronchi.
A disorder characterized by an infectious process involving the bronchi.
An acute or chronic inflammatory process affecting the bronchi.
Inflammation of the large airways in the lung including any part of the bronchi, from the primary bronchi to the tertiary bronchi.
Bronchitis with tracheitis NOS
code to identify:
exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (
exposure to tobacco smoke in the perinatal period (
history of tobacco use (
occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (
tobacco dependence (
tobacco use (
Type 1 Excludes
acute bronchitis (
allergic bronchitis NOS (
asthmatic bronchitis NOS (
bronchitis due to chemicals, gases, fumes and vapors (
is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
Bronchitis and asthma with cc/mcc
Bronchitis and asthma without cc/mcc
entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM
Bronchitis (diffuse) (fibrinous) (hypostatic) (infective) (membranous)
catarrhal (l5 years of age and above)
tracheitis (l5 years of age and above)
Tracheitis (catarrhal) (infantile) (membranous) (plastic) (septal) (suppurative) (viral)
bronchitis (15 years of age and above)