"Perichondritis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "perichondritis"

  • Perichondritis
    • auricle - See: Perichondritis, ear;
    • bronchus - J98.09 Other diseases of bronchus, not elsewhere classified
    • ear (external) - H61.00 Unspecified perichondritis of external ear
      • acute - H61.01 Acute perichondritis of external ear
      • chronic - H61.02 Chronic perichondritis of external ear
    • external auditory canal - See: Perichondritis, ear;
    • larynx - J38.7 Other diseases of larynx
      • syphilitic - A52.73 Symptomatic late syphilis of other respiratory organs
      • typhoid - A01.09 Typhoid fever with other complications
    • nose - J34.89 Other specified disorders of nose and nasal sinuses
    • pinna - See: Perichondritis, ear;
    • trachea - J39.8 Other specified diseases of upper respiratory tract

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Larynx: A tubular organ of VOICE production. It is located in the anterior neck, superior to the TRACHEA and inferior to the tongue and HYOID BONE.

Nose: A part of the upper respiratory tract. It contains the organ of SMELL. The term includes the external nose, the nasal cavity, and the PARANASAL SINUSES.

Trachea: The cartilaginous and membranous tube descending from the larynx and branching into the right and left main bronchi.

Typhoid Fever: An acute systemic febrile infection caused by SALMONELLA TYPHI, a serotype of SALMONELLA ENTERICA.