Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 011.7
Tuberculous pneumothorax
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 7 ICD-9-CM codes below 011.7 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 011.7:
  • Pneumothorax 512.89
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 011.7
  • 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
    • pneumothorax 011.7
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