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ICD-10-CM Code J06
Acute upper respiratory infections of multiple and unspecified sites

NON-BILLABLE
Non-Billable Code
Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code J06 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of J06 that describes the diagnosis 'acute upper resp infections of multiple and unsp sites' in more detail.


The ICD code J06 is used to code Upper respiratory tract infection

Upper respiratory tract infections (URI or URTI) are illnesses caused by an acute infection which involves the upper respiratory tract including the nose, sinuses, pharynx or larynx. This commonly includes tonsillitis, pharyngitis, laryngitis, sinusitis, otitis media, and the common cold.

Specialty: Infectious Disease
MeSH Codes: ,
ICD 9 Codes: 465.9, 465.9

Conducting passages.

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for J06 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 Excludes
Type-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
Acute respiratory infection NOS - instead, use Code J22
Streptococcal pharyngitis - instead, use code J02.0

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J06 - Acute upper respiratory infections of multiple and unspecified sites'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code J06. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.


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