ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes > Diseases of the respiratory system
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> Bronchitis, not specified as acute or chronic
2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code
Bronchitis, not specified as acute or chronic
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(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 dependence (
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 (
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)