Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 508.0
Acute pulmonary manifestations due to radiation
  • Short description: AC PUL MANIF D/T RADIAT.
  • ICD-9-CM 508.0 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 508.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Acute radiation pneumonitis
  • Radiation pneumonitis
  • Radiation pneumonitis, acute
Applies To
  • Radiation pneumonitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 508.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM J70.0 Acute pulmonary manifestations due to radiation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 508.0:
  • Condition - see also Disease
    • respiratory NEC 519.9
      • acute or subacute NEC 519.9
        • due to
          • external agent 508.9
          • fumes or vapors (chemical) (inhalation) 506.3
          • radiation 508.0
      • chronic NEC 519.9
        • due to
          • external agent 508.9
          • fumes or vapors (chemical) (inhalation) 506.4
          • radiation 508.1
      • due to
        • external agent 508.9
        • fumes or vapors (chemical) inhalation 506.9
  • Edema, edematous 782.3
    • lung 514
      • acute 518.4
        • with heart disease or failure (see also Failure, ventricular, left) 428.1
        • chemical (due to fumes or vapors) 506.1
        • due to
          • external agent(s) NEC 508.9
          • fumes and vapors (chemical) (inhalation) 506.1
          • radiation 508.0
      • chemical (acute) 506.1
      • chronic 514
        • chemical (due to fumes or vapors) 506.4
        • due to
          • external agent(s) NEC 508.9
          • fumes or vapors (chemical) (inhalation) 506.4
          • radiation 508.1
      • due to
      • postoperative 518.4
      • terminal 514
  • Effect, adverse NEC
    • radiation (diagnostic) (fallout) (infrared) (natural source) (therapeutic) (tracer) (ultraviolet) (x-ray) NEC 990
      • with pulmonary manifestations
      • dermatitis or eczema 692.82
        • due to sun NEC (see also Dermatitis, due to, sun) 692.70
      • fibrosis of lungs 508.1
      • maternal with suspected damage to fetus affecting management of pregnancy 655.6
      • pneumonitis 508.0
  • Pneumonia (acute) (Alpenstich) (benign) (bilateral) (brain) (cerebral) (circumscribed) (congestive) (creeping) (delayed resolution) (double) (epidemic) (fever) (flash) (fulminant) (fungoid) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (incipient) (infantile) (infectious) (infiltration) (insular) (intermittent) (latent) (lobe) (migratory) (newborn) (organized) (overwhelming) (primary) (progressive) (pseudolobar) (purulent) (resolved) (secondary) (senile) (septic) (suppurative) (terminal) (true) (unresolved) (vesicular) 486
    • radiation 508.0
  • Pneumonitis (acute) (primary) (see also Pneumonia) 486
    • radiation 508.0
  • Poisoning (acute) - see also Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • radiation 508.0
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