ICD-10 Diagnosis Code J98.8

Other specified respiratory disorders

Diagnosis Code J98.8

ICD-10: J98.8
Short Description: Other specified respiratory disorders
Long Description: Other specified respiratory disorders
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code J98.8

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The code J98.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code J98.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


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  • Acquired mucociliary clearance defect
  • Air trapping
  • Airway constriction
  • Airways obstruction irreversible
  • Airways obstruction reversible
  • Bacterial respiratory infection
  • Borderline respiratory obstruction on spirometry
  • Coronavirus infection
  • Disease caused by Coronaviridae
  • Excessive bronchial secretion
  • Expiratory partial airway obstruction
  • Fungal respiratory infection
  • Hypoventilation
  • Immotile cilia syndrome due to excessively long cilia
  • Inability to ventilate patients lungs mechanically
  • Infection of respiratory tract caused by parasite
  • Inflammatory disorder of lower respiratory tract
  • Inflammatory disorder of the respiratory system
  • Inflammatory disorder of the respiratory tract
  • Inherited mucociliary clearance defect
  • Inspiratory and expiratory partial airway obstruction
  • Inspiratory partial airway obstruction
  • Institution-acquired respiratory infection
  • Institutional environment related disease
  • Mass of respiratory structure
  • Middle East respiratory syndrome
  • Mucociliary clearance defect
  • Non-infectious pneumonia
  • Obstruction of airway by blood
  • Obstruction of airway by tongue
  • Obstruction of lower respiratory tract
  • On examination - respiratory obstruction
  • On examination - trachea displaced to left
  • Parasitic infection of lung
  • Partial obstruction of airway by tongue
  • Partially obstructed airway
  • Post-upper airway obstruction pulmonary edema
  • Recurrent lower respiratory tract infection
  • Respiratory obstruction
  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Saliva in upper airway
  • Secondary ciliary dyskinesia
  • Sleep hypoventilation
  • Sleep hypoventilation due to lower airway obstruction
  • Sleep related hypoventilation or hypoxemia
  • Totally obstructed airway
  • Trachea displaced
  • Trachea displaced to left
  • Trachea displaced to right
  • Transient mucociliary clearance defect
  • Upper respiratory tract obstruction

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