2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 015.53
Tuberculosis of limb bones tubercle bacilli found (in sputum) by microscopy
- Short description: TB limb bones-micro dx.
- ICD-9-CM 015.53 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 015.53 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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converts approximately to:
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A18.03 Tuberculosis of other bones