ICD-10 Diagnosis Code J98.9

Respiratory disorder, unspecified

Diagnosis Code J98.9

ICD-10: J98.9
Short Description: Respiratory disorder, unspecified
Long Description: Respiratory disorder, unspecified
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code J98.9

Valid for Submission
The code J98.9 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 J98.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 205 - OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 206 - OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC

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  • 519.9 - Resp system disease NOS

Synonyms
  • Adenoviral respiratory disease
  • Airway morbidity
  • Alopecia, nail dystrophy, ophthalmic complications, thyroid dysfunction, hypohidrosis, ephelides, enteropathy and respiratory tract infections
  • Arthropathy associated with respiratory disorder
  • Cardiac arrest due to respiratory disorder
  • Chronic disease of respiratory system
  • Chronic nonspecific lung disease
  • Disease of the respiratory system complicating pregnancy, childbirth and/or the puerperium
  • Disorder of lower respiratory system
  • Disorder of respiratory system
  • Disorder of respiratory system co-occurrent with human immunodeficiency virus infection
  • Erythrocytosis due to pulmonary disease
  • Erythrocytosis due to tissue hypoxemia
  • On examination - nonspecific respiratory lesion
  • Polycythemia due to cyanotic respiratory disease
  • Respiratory complication
  • Respiratory complications of care
  • Respiratory morbidity
  • Tracheobronchial disorder

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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