ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 516.2

Pulm alveolar microlith

Diagnosis Code 516.2

ICD-9: 516.2
Short Description: Pulm alveolar microlith
Long Description: Pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 516.2

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the respiratory system (460–519)
    • Other diseases of respiratory system (510-519)
      • 516 Other alveolar and parietoalveolar pneumopathy

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • J84.02 - Pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 516.2 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Microlithiasis, alveolar, pulmonary 516.2

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