ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 519.19

Trachea & bronch dis NEC

Diagnosis Code 519.19

ICD-9: 519.19
Short Description: Trachea & bronch dis NEC
Long Description: Other diseases of trachea and bronchus
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 519.19

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the respiratory system (460–519)
    • Other diseases of respiratory system (510-519)
      • 519 Other diseases of respiratory system

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Acquired bronchial stenosis
  • Acquired bronchomalacia
  • Acquired tracheal collapse
  • Acquired tracheal fistula
  • Acquired tracheal stenosis
  • Bronchial compression
  • Bronchiolar disease
  • Bronchocele
  • Calcification of bronchus
  • Calcification of trachea
  • Constriction of bronchioles
  • Disorder of bronchus
  • Disorder of trachea
  • Extrinsic obstruction of trachea
  • Infectious disorder of bronchus
  • Mucocele of bronchus
  • Mucociliary clearance defect
  • Mucoid impaction of bronchi
  • Necrosis of bronchus
  • Obstruction of bronchus
  • Obstruction of trachea
  • On examination - trachea displaced to left
  • On examination - trachea displaced to right
  • Primary ciliary dyskinesia due to transposition of ciliary microtubules
  • Rupture of bronchus
  • Segmental tracheal stenosis
  • Stenosis of bronchus
  • Stenosis of trachea
  • Trachea displaced
  • Trachea displaced to right
  • Tracheal rupture
  • Tracheobroncheopathia osteoplastica
  • Tracheobronchial disorder
  • Tracheobronchomalacia
  • Tracheocele
  • Tracheomalacia
  • Tracheopathia osteoplastica
  • Ulcer of bronchus
  • Ulcer of trachea
  • Ulceration of bronchioles

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Bronchial Disorders

The bronchi are two tubes that branch off the trachea, or windpipe. The bronchi carry air to your lungs.

The most common problem with the bronchi is bronchitis, an inflammation of the tubes. Bronchitis can be acute or chronic. Other problems include

  • Bronchiectasis, a condition in which damage to the airways causes them to widen and become flabby and scarred
  • Exercise-induced bronchospasm, which happens when the airways shrink while you are exercising
  • Bronchiolitis, an inflammation of the small airways that branch off from the bronchi
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia, a condition affecting infants

Treatment of bronchial disorders depends on the cause.

  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchiolitis - discharge
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Postural drainage
  • Tracheal/bronchial rupture

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Tracheal Disorders

Also called: Windpipe disorders

Your trachea, or windpipe, is one part of your airway system. Airways are pipes that carry oxygen-rich air to your lungs. They also carry carbon dioxide, a waste gas, out of your lungs.

When you inhale, air travels from your nose, through your larynx, and down your windpipe. The windpipe splits into two bronchi that enter your lungs.

Problems with the trachea include narrowing, inflammation, and some inherited conditions. You may need a procedure called a tracheostomy to help you breathe if you have swallowing problems, or have conditions that affect coughing or block your airways. You might also need a tracheostomy if you are in critical care and need to be on a breathing machine.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Acute upper airway obstruction
  • Learning about ventilators
  • Swallowing problems
  • Tracheitis
  • Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia repair
  • Tracheomalacia - acquired
  • Tracheomalacia - congenital
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Tracheostomy tube - eating
  • Tracheostomy tube - speaking

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