ICD-10-CM Code J84.117
Desquamative interstitial pneumonia
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
J84.117 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of desquamative interstitial 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.
- 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.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J84.117 - Desquamative interstitial 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 516.37 was previously used, J84.117 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.