ICD 10 CM Codes

A15.6 Tuberculous pleurisy
Billable CodeA15.6 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
Type 1 Excludes
primary respiratory tuberculosis (A15.7)
Alternate Description
Tuberculosis of pleura Tuberculous empyema
ICD-10-CM Index Entry
ICD-10-CM Index entries containing back-references to ICD-10-CM '.A15.6.'
Adhesions, adhesive (postinfective); pleura, pleuritic; tuberculous NEC
Effusion; pleura, pleurisy, pleuritic, pleuropericardial; tuberculous NEC
Empyema (acute) (chest) (double) (pleura) (supradiaphragmatic) (thorax); tuberculous
Fistula (cutaneous); pleura, pleural, pleurocutaneous, pleuroperitoneal; tuberculous NEC
Hemothorax (bacterial) (nontuberculous); tuberculous NEC
Hydropneumothorax; tuberculous NEC
Hydrothorax (double) (pleura); tuberculous NEC (non primary)
Pleurisy (acute) (adhesive) (chronic) (costal) (diaphragmatic) (double) (dry) (fibrinous) (fibrous) (interlobar) (latent) (plastic) (primary) (residual) (sicca) (sterile) (subacute) (unresolved); with; effusion; tuberculous (non primary)
Pleurisy (acute) (adhesive) (chronic) (costal) (diaphragmatic) (double) (dry) (fibrinous) (fibrous) (interlobar) (latent) (plastic) (primary) (residual) (sicca) (sterile) (subacute) (unresolved); tuberculous (with effusion) (non primary)
Pyopneumothorax (infective); tuberculous NEC
Pyothorax; tuberculous NEC
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); bronchopleural
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); empyema
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); hemothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); hydropneumothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); hydrothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); pleura, pleural, pleurisy, pleuritis (fibrinous) (obliterative) (purulent) (simple plastic) (with effusion)
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); pyopneumothorax
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); pyothorax