ICD-10 Diagnosis Code J98.51


Diagnosis Code J98.51

ICD-10: J98.51
Short Description: Mediastinitis
Long Description: Mediastinitis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code J98.51

Valid for Submission
The code J98.51 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
J98.51 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the respiratory system (J00–J99)
    • Other diseases of the respiratory system (J96-J99)
      • Other respiratory disorders (J98)

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