ICD-10-CM Code J95.5
Postprocedural subglottic stenosis
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
J95.5 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of postprocedural subglottic stenosis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code J955 is used to code Laryngotracheal stenosis
Laryngotracheal stenosis refers to abnormal narrowing of the central air passageways. This can occur at the level of the larynx, trachea, carina or main bronchi. In a small number of patients narrowing may be present in more than one anatomical location.
|MeSH Codes:||D014135, D014135|
|ICD 9 Codes:||519.19, 748.3|
This condition can also be referred to as subglottic or tracheal stenosis.
- DRG Group #205-206 - Other respiratory system diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #205-206 - Other respiratory system diagnoses without MCC.
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Postprocedural subglottic stenosis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J95.5 - Postprocedural subglottic stenosis'
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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 J95.5 and a single ICD9 code, 997.39 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.