ICD-10-CM Code A31.0
Pulmonary mycobacterial infection
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
A31.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of pulmonary mycobacterial infection. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code A310 is used to code Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare infection
|ICD 9 Code:||310|
CT scan of patient with right middle lobe aspiration and Mycobacterium avium infection consistent with Lady Windermere syndrome
Coding Notes for A31.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Infection due to Mycobacterium avium
- Infection due to Mycobacterium intracellulare [Battey bacillus]
- Infection due to Mycobacterium kansasii
- DRG Group #177-179 - Respiratory infections and inflammations with MCC.
- DRG Group #177-179 - Respiratory infections and inflammations with CC.
- DRG Group #177-179 - Respiratory infections and inflammations without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Disseminated Mycobacterium kansasii infection (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'A31.0 - Pulmonary mycobacterial infection'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code A31.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 031.0 was previously used, A31.0 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.
Parent Code: A31 - Infection due to other mycobacteria