ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 518.1

Interstitial emphysema

Diagnosis Code 518.1

ICD-9: 518.1
Short Description: Interstitial emphysema
Long Description: Interstitial emphysema
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 518.1

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the respiratory system
    • Other diseases of respiratory system (510-519)
      • 518 Other diseases of lung

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • J98.2 - Interstitial emphysema

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