ICD-10-CM Code J84.116
Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
J84.116 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of cryptogenic organizing pneumonia. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code J841 is used to code Acute interstitial pneumonitis
Acute interstitial pneumonitis (also known as acute interstitial pneumonia or Hamman–Rich syndrome) is a rare, severe lung disease that usually affects otherwise healthy individuals. There is no known cause or cure.
|ICD 9 Code:||516.3|
Micrograph of diffuse alveolar damage, the histologic correlate of acute interstitial pneumonitis. H&E stain.
Coding Notes for J84.116 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Organizing pneumonia NOS, or due to known underlying cause - instead, use code J84.89
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease with MCC.
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease with CC.
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Seasonal cryptogenic organizing pneumonia with biochemical cholestasis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J84.116 - Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia'
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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 516.36 was previously used, J84.116 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.