ICD-10-CM Code J95.2
Acute pulmonary insufficiency following nonthoracic surgery
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
J95.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of acute pulmonary insufficiency following nonthoracic surgery. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for J95.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Functional disturbances following cardiac surgery (I97.0, I97.1-) - instead, use code I97.0
- DRG Group #189 - Pulmonary edema and respiratory failure.
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J95.2 - Acute pulmonary insufficiency following nonthoracic surgery'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
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 J95.2 and a single ICD9 code, 518.52 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.