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ICD-10-CM Code J15.8
Pneumonia due to other specified bacteria

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

J15.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of pneumonia due to other specified bacteria. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.


The ICD code J15 is used to code Bronchopneumonia

Bronchopneumonia, bronchial pneumonia or bronchogenic pneumonia (not to be confused with lobar pneumonia) is the acute inflammation of the walls of the bronchioles. It is a type of pneumonia characterized by multiple foci of isolated, acute consolidation, affecting one or more pulmonary lobules.

Specialty: Infectious Disease, Pulmonology
MeSH Codes: D011014, D011014, D011014, D011014, D011014, D011014, D011014, D011014, D018410, D018410, D018410
ICD 9 Codes: 480, 481, 482, 483, 484, 485, 486, 770.0, 481, 482, 483
Source: Wikipedia

MS-DRG Mapping

  • 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.
  • DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
  • 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.

Coding Advice SNOMET-CT

  • Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease

Equivalent ICD-9 Codes GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)

Pneumonia due to anaerobes (approximate match)
Pneumonia due to other specified bacteria (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 J15.8 and a single ICD9 code, 482.89 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.


Parent Code: J15 - Bacterial pneumonia, not elsewhere classified

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Source: http://icd.codes/icd10cm/J158