Abnormal findings in specimens from respiratory organs and thorax R84- >

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 R84. 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.
  • blood-stained sputum (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R04.2


      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Blood-stained sputum
    • Cough with hemorrhage
Includes Help
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • abnormal findings in bronchial washings
  • abnormal findings in nasal secretions
  • abnormal findings in pleural fluid
  • abnormal findings in sputum
  • abnormal findings in throat scrapings