2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J94

Other pleural conditions

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as J94. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • pleurisy NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R09.1

    Pleurisy

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • pleurisy with effusion (J90)
    R09.1
    )
  • traumatic hemopneumothorax (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S27.2

    Traumatic hemopneumothorax

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S27.2
    )
  • traumatic hemothorax (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S27.1

    Traumatic hemothorax

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S27.1
    )
  • tuberculous pleural conditions (current disease) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A15
    • A15 Respiratory tuberculosis
      • A15.0 Tuberculosis of lung
      • A15.4 Tuberculosis of intrathoracic lymph nodes
      • A15.5 Tuberculosis of larynx, trachea and bronchus
      • A15.6 Tuberculous pleurisy
      • A15.7 Primary respiratory tuberculosis
      • A15.8 Other respiratory tuberculosis
      • A15.9 Respiratory tuberculosis unspecified
    A15.-
    )
The following code(s) above J94 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to J94:
  • J00-J99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range J00-J99

    Diseases of the respiratory system

    Note
    • When a respiratory condition is described as occurring in more than one site and is not specifically indexed, it should be classified to the lower anatomic site (e.g. tracheobronchitis to bronchitis in J40).
    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • smoke inhalation (T59.81-)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Use Additional
    • code, where applicable, to identify:
    • exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
    • exposure to tobacco smoke in the perinatal period (P96.81)
    • history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
    • occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
    • tobacco dependence (F17.-)
    • tobacco use (Z72.0)
    Diseases of the respiratory system
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To J94
J93 Pneumothorax and air leak
J93.0 Spontaneous tension pneumothorax
J93.1 Other spontaneous pneumothorax
J93.11 Primary spontaneous pneumothorax
J93.12 Secondary spontaneous pneumothorax
J93.8 Other pneumothorax and air leak
J93.81 Chronic pneumothorax
J93.82 Other air leak
J93.83 Other pneumothorax
J93.9 Pneumothorax, unspecified
J94 Other pleural conditions
J94.0 Chylous effusion
J94.1 Fibrothorax
J94.2 Hemothorax
J94.8 Other specified pleural conditions
J94.9 Pleural condition, unspecified
J95 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified
J95.0 Tracheostomy complications
J95.00 Unspecified tracheostomy complication
J95.01 Hemorrhage from tracheostomy stoma
J95.02 Infection of tracheostomy stoma

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