Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 017.96
Tuberculosis of other specified organs tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological or histological examination but tuberculosis confirmed by other methods (inoculation of animals)
  • Short description: TB OF ORGAN NEC-OTH TEST.
  • ICD-9-CM 017.96 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 017.96 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 017.96 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A18.84 Tuberculosis of heart
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A18.89 Tuberculosis of other sites
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