2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J92.0

Pleural plaque with presence of asbestos

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • J92.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM J92.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J92.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 J92.0 may differ.
The following code(s) above J92.0 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 J92.0:
  • J00-J99
    2019 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
  • J92
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J92

    Pleural plaque

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • pleural thickening
    Pleural plaque
Approximate Synonyms
  • Asbestos-induced pleural plaque
  • Pleural plaque due to asbestos exposure
ICD-10-CM J92.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 193 Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with mcc
  • 194 Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with cc
  • 195 Simple pneumonia and pleurisy without cc/mcc

Convert J92.0 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to J92.0:
  • Type 1 Excludes: J61
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J61

    Pneumoconiosis due to asbestos and other mineral fibers

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
    Applicable To
    • Asbestosis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • pleural plaque with asbestosis (J92.0)
    • pneumoconiosis with tuberculosis, any type in A15 (J65)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to J92.0:
  • Plaque(s)
    • pleural (without asbestos) J92.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J92.9

      Pleural plaque without asbestos

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Pleural plaque NOS
      • with asbestos J92.0
  • Thickening
    • pleura J92.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J92.9

      Pleural plaque without asbestos

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Pleural plaque NOS
      • with asbestos J92.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To J92.0
J85.2 Abscess of lung without pneumonia
J85.3 Abscess of mediastinum
J86 Pyothorax
J86.0 Pyothorax with fistula
J86.9 Pyothorax without fistula
J90 Pleural effusion, not elsewhere classified
J91 Pleural effusion in conditions classified elsewhere
J91.0 Malignant pleural effusion
J91.8 Pleural effusion in other conditions classified elsewhere
J92 Pleural plaque
J92.0 Pleural plaque with presence of asbestos
J92.9 Pleural plaque without asbestos
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

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.