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ICD-10-CM Code A19.2
Acute miliary tuberculosis, unspecified

BILLABLE
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Billable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

A19.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of acute miliary tuberculosis, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.


The ICD code A19 is used to code Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (MTB, TB) is an infectious disease caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis generally affects the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. Most infections do not have symptoms, known as latent tuberculosis. About 10% of latent infections eventually progresses to active disease which, if left untreated, kills about half of those infected. The classic symptoms of active TB are a chronic cough with blood-tinged sputum, fever, night sweats, and weight loss. This weight loss was what gave rise to the old term "consumption" for the disease. Infection of other organs can cause a wide range of symptoms.

Specialty: Infectious Disease, Pulmonology
MeSH Codes: D014376, D014376, D014376, D014376, D014376, D014376, D014376, D014376, D014376
ICD 9 Codes: 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Chest X-ray of a person with advanced tuberculosis: Infection in both lungs is marked by white arrow-heads, and the formation of a cavity is marked by black arrows.

Source: Wikipedia

MS-DRG Mapping

  • DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with MCC.
  • DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with CC.
  • DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses without CC or MCC.
  • DRG Group #974-976 - Hiv with major related condition with MCC.
  • DRG Group #974-976 - Hiv with major related condition with CC.
  • DRG Group #974-976 - Hiv with major related condition without CC or MCC.

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A19.2 - Acute miliary tuberculosis, unspecified'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A19.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)

Acute miliary tuberculosis, unspecified (approximate match)

This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code A19.2 and a single ICD9 code, 018.00 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.


Parent Code: A19 - Miliary tuberculosis

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Source: http://icd.codes/icd10cm/A192