Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 018.00
Acute miliary tuberculosis unspecified examination
  • Short description: Acute miliary tb-unspec.
  • ICD-9-CM 018.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 018.00 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: 018.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A19.2 Acute miliary tuberculosis, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acute miliary TB
  • Acute miliary TB of multiple sites
  • Acute miliary tuberculosis
  • Acute miliary tuberculosis of multiple sites
  • Acute miliary tuberculosis, multiple sites
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