Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 793.19
Other nonspecific abnormal finding of lung field
  • Short description: Ot nonsp ab fnd lung fld.
  • ICD-9-CM 793.19 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 793.19 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).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 793.19.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 793.19: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 793.19 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R91.8 Other nonspecific abnormal finding of lung field
Approximate Synonyms
  • Abnl chest CT scan
  • Abnl chest MRI
  • Abnl chest Xray
  • Abnl lung imaging
  • Abnormal chest CT scan
  • Abnormal chest MRI
  • Abnormal chest xray
  • Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of lung
  • Abnormal lung imaging
  • Magnetic resonance imaging of chest abnormal
  • Multiple nodules of lung
  • Multiple pulmonary nodules
  • Pulmonary infiltrates
  • Pulmonary nodules, multiple
  • Standard chest X-ray abnormal
  • Tomography - chest abnormal
Applies To
  • Pulmonary infiltrate NOS
  • Shadow, lung
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 793.19:
  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - see also Anomaly
    • lung shadow 793.19
  • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
    • lung field (shadow) 793.19
  • Infiltrate, infiltration
    • lung (see also Infiltrate, pulmonary) 793.19
      • eosinophilic 518.3
      • x-ray finding only 793.19
    • pulmonary 793.19
      • with
        • eosinophilia 518.3
        • pneumonia - see Pneumonia, by type
      • x-ray finding only 793.19
  • Nodule(s), nodular
    • pulmonary, solitary (subsegmental branch of the bronchial tree) 793.11
      • multiple 793.19
  • Shadow, lung 793.19
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