Non-specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 012.8
Other specified respiratory tuberculosis
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Applies To
  • Tuberculosis of:
    • mediastinum
    • nasopharynx
    • nose (septum)
    • sinus [any nasal]
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 012.8:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • retropharyngeal 478.24
      • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Mediastinitis (acute) (chronic) 519.2
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Pansinusitis (chronic) (hyperplastic) (nonpurulent) (purulent) 473.8
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Pharyngitis (acute) (catarrhal) (gangrenous) (infective) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pneumococcal) (pseudomembranous) (simple) (staphylococcal) (subacute) (suppurative) (ulcerative) (viral) 462
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Pharyngotonsillitis 465.8
    • tuberculous 012.8
  • Rhinitis (atrophic) (catarrhal) (chronic) (croupous) (fibrinous) (hyperplastic) (hypertrophic) (membranous) (purulent) (suppurative) (ulcerative) 472.0
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Sinusitis (accessory) (nasal) (hyperplastic) (nonpurulent) (purulent) (chronic) 473.9
    • tuberculous, any sinus (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Stenosis (cicatricial) - see also Stricture
    • trachea 519.19
      • congenital 748.3
      • syphilitic 095.8
      • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
    • trachea 519.19
      • congenital 748.3
      • syphilitic 095.8
      • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Tonsillitis (acute) (catarrhal) (croupous) (follicular) (gangrenous) (infective) (lacunar) (lingual) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pneumococcal) (pseudomembranous) (purulent) (septic) (staphylococcal) (subacute) (suppurative) (toxic) (ulcerative) (vesicular) (viral) 463
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Tracheitis (acute) (catarrhal) (infantile) (membranous) (plastic) (pneumococcal) (septic) (suppurative) (viral) 464.10
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 012.8
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (congenital) (degeneration) (disease) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (gangrene) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) 011.9
    • adenoids 012.8
    • air passage NEC 012.8
    • fauces 012.8
    • hypopharynx 012.8
    • mediastinitis 012.8
      • primary, progressive 010.8
    • mediastinum 012.8
      • primary, progressive 010.8
    • nasal (passage) (sinus) 012.8
    • nasopharynx 012.8
    • nose (septum) 012.8
    • pharyngitis 012.8
    • pharynx 012.8
    • respiratory NEC (see also Tuberculosis, pulmonary) 011.9
      • specified site NEC 012.8
    • retropharyngeal abscess 012.8
    • rhinitis 012.8
    • throat 012.8
    • tonsil (lingual) 012.8
    • tonsillitis 012.8
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