Valid for Submission
J10.1 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of influenza due to other identified influenza virus with other respiratory manifestations. The code J10.1 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code J10.1 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like haemophilus influenzae laryngitis, influenza a virus untyped strain present, influenza b virus present, influenza caused by pandemic influenza virus, influenza due to influenza a virus subtype h1n1 , influenza due to influenza b virus, etc.
Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code J10.1:
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
- Influenza due to other identified influenza virus NOS
- Influenza due to other identified influenza virus with laryngitis
- Influenza due to other identified influenza virus with pharyngitis
- Influenza due to other identified influenza virus with upper respiratory symptoms
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code
The “use additional code” indicates that a secondary code could be used to further specify the patient’s condition. This note is not mandatory and is only used if enough information is available to assign an additional code.
- code for associated pleural effusion, if applicable J91.8
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code J10.1 are found in the index:
- - Influenza (bronchial) (epidemic) (respiratory (upper)) (unidentified influenza virus) - J11.1
- - due to
- - novel (2009) H1N1 influenza - See Also: Influenza, due to, identified influenza virus NEC; - J10.1
- - novel influenza A/H1N1 - See Also: Influenza, due to, identified influenza virus NEC; - J10.1
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Haemophilus influenzae laryngitis
- Influenza A virus untyped strain present
- Influenza B virus present
- Influenza caused by pandemic influenza virus
- Influenza due to Influenza A virus subtype H1N1
- Influenza due to Influenza B virus
- Influenza due to Influenza C virus
- Upper respiratory tract infection due to H1N1 influenza
- Upper respiratory tract infection due to Influenza
- Upper respiratory tract infection due to Influenza A
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
Convert J10.1 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code J10.1 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.
Information for Patients
Also called: Grippe, Influenza
Flu is a respiratory infection caused by a number of viruses. The viruses pass through the air and enter your body through your nose or mouth. Between 5% and 20% of people in the U.S. get the flu each year. The flu can be serious or even deadly for elderly people, newborn babies, and people with certain chronic illnesses.
Symptoms of the flu come on suddenly and are worse than those of the common cold. They may include
- Body or muscle aches
- Sore throat
Is it a cold or the flu? Colds rarely cause a fever or headaches. Flu almost never causes an upset stomach. And "stomach flu" isn't really flu at all, but gastroenteritis.
Most people with the flu recover on their own without medical care. People with mild cases of the flu should stay home and avoid contact with others, except to get medical care. If you get the flu, your health care provider may prescribe medicine to help your body fight the infection and lessen symptoms.
The main way to keep from getting the flu is to get a yearly flu vaccine. Good hygiene, including hand washing, can also help.
NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
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