• Pleurisy (acute) (adhesive) (chronic) (costal) (diaphragmatic) (double) (dry) (fibrinous) (fibrous) (interlobar) (latent) (plastic) (primary) (residual) (sicca) (sterile) (subacute) (unresolved) R09.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R09.1

    Pleurisy

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    Type 1 Excludes
    • pleurisy with effusion (J90)

    • encysted - see Pleurisy, with effusion
    • exudative - see Pleurisy, with effusion
    • fibrinopurulent, fibropurulent - see Pyothorax
    • hemorrhagic - see Hemothorax
    • pneumococcal J90
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J90

      Pleural effusion, not elsewhere classified

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      Applicable To
      • Encysted pleurisy
      • Pleural effusion NOS
      • Pleurisy with effusion (exudative) (serous)
      Type 1 Excludes
      • chylous (pleural) effusion (J94.0)
      • malignant pleural effusion (J91.0))
      • pleurisy NOS (R09.1)
      • tuberculous pleural effusion (A15.6)
    • purulent - see Pyothorax
    • septic - see Pyothorax
    • serofibrinous - see Pleurisy, with effusion
    • seropurulent - see Pyothorax
    • serous - see Pleurisy, with effusion
    • staphylococcal J86.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J86.9

      Pyothorax without fistula

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      Applicable To
      • Abscess of pleura
      • Abscess of thorax
      • Empyema (chest) (lung) (pleura)
      • Fibrinopurulent pleurisy
      • Purulent pleurisy
      • Pyopneumothorax
      • Septic pleurisy
      • Seropurulent pleurisy
      • Suppurative pleurisy
    • streptococcal J90
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J90

      Pleural effusion, not elsewhere classified

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      Applicable To
      • Encysted pleurisy
      • Pleural effusion NOS
      • Pleurisy with effusion (exudative) (serous)
      Type 1 Excludes
      • chylous (pleural) effusion (J94.0)
      • malignant pleural effusion (J91.0))
      • pleurisy NOS (R09.1)
      • tuberculous pleural effusion (A15.6)
    • suppurative - see Pyothorax
    • traumatic (post) (current) - see Injury, intrathoracic, pleura
    • tuberculous (with effusion) (non primary) A15.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A15.6

      Tuberculous pleurisy

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      Applicable To
      • Tuberculosis of pleura Tuberculous empyema
      Type 1 Excludes
      • primary respiratory tuberculosis (A15.7)
      • primary A15.7
        (progressive)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A15.7

        Primary respiratory tuberculosis

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    • with
      • adherent pleura J86.0
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J86.0

        Pyothorax with fistula

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        Applicable To
        • Bronchocutaneous fistula
        • Bronchopleural fistula
        • Hepatopleural fistula
        • Mediastinal fistula
        • Pleural fistula
        • Thoracic fistula
        • Any condition classifiable to J86.9 with fistula
      • effusion J90
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J90

        Pleural effusion, not elsewhere classified

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        Applicable To
        • Encysted pleurisy
        • Pleural effusion NOS
        • Pleurisy with effusion (exudative) (serous)
        Type 1 Excludes
        • chylous (pleural) effusion (J94.0)
        • malignant pleural effusion (J91.0))
        • pleurisy NOS (R09.1)
        • tuberculous pleural effusion (A15.6)
        • chylous, chyliform J94.0
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J94.0

          Chylous effusion

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          Applicable To
          • Chyliform effusion
        • tuberculous (non primary) A15.6
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A15.6

          Tuberculous pleurisy

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          Applicable To
          • Tuberculosis of pleura Tuberculous empyema
          Type 1 Excludes
          • primary respiratory tuberculosis (A15.7)
          • primary A15.7
            (progressive)
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A15.7

            Primary respiratory tuberculosis

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      • tuberculosis - see Pleurisy, tuberculous (non primary)