ICD 10 CM Codes

A15.6 Tuberculous pleurisy
Billable Code  is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
GEMS
ICD-10-CM A15.6 converts approximately to:ICD-9-CM
2015 ICD-9-CM 012.00 Tuberculous pleurisy, unspecified
ICD-10-CM A15.6is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0)
177 RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS AND INFLAMMATIONS WITH MCC
178 RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS AND INFLAMMATIONS WITH CC
179 RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS AND INFLAMMATIONS WITHOUT CC/MCC
974 HIV WITH MAJOR RELATED CONDITION WITH MCC
975 HIV WITH MAJOR RELATED CONDITION WITH CC
976 HIV WITH MAJOR RELATED CONDITION WITHOUT CC/MCC
Type 1 Excludes
primary respiratory tuberculosis (A15.7)
Alternate Description
Tuberculosis of pleura Tuberculous empyema
ICD-10-CM Index Entry
ICD-10-CM Index entries containing back-references to ICD-10-CM '.A15.6.'
Adhesions, adhesive (postinfective); pleura, pleuritic; tuberculous NEC
Effusion; pleura, pleurisy, pleuritic, pleuropericardial; tuberculous NEC
Empyema (acute) (chest) (double) (pleura) (supradiaphragmatic) (thorax); tuberculous
Fistula (cutaneous); pleura, pleural, pleurocutaneous, pleuroperitoneal; tuberculous NEC
Hemothorax (bacterial) (nontuberculous); tuberculous NEC
Hydropneumothorax; tuberculous NEC
Hydrothorax (double) (pleura); tuberculous NEC (non primary)
Pleurisy (acute) (adhesive) (chronic) (costal) (diaphragmatic) (double) (dry) (fibrinous) (fibrous) (interlobar) (latent) (plastic) (primary) (residual) (sicca) (sterile) (subacute) (unresolved); with; effusion; tuberculous (non primary)
Pleurisy (acute) (adhesive) (chronic) (costal) (diaphragmatic) (double) (dry) (fibrinous) (fibrous) (interlobar) (latent) (plastic) (primary) (residual) (sicca) (sterile) (subacute) (unresolved); tuberculous (with effusion) (non primary)
Pyopneumothorax (infective); tuberculous NEC
Pyothorax; tuberculous NEC
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); bronchopleural
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); empyema
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); hemothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); hydropneumothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); hydrothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); pleura, pleural, pleurisy, pleuritis (fibrinous) (obliterative) (purulent) (simple plastic) (with effusion)
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); pyopneumothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); pyothorax