Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 513.0
Abscess of lung
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 513.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 513.0 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 513.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM J85.0 Gangrene and necrosis of lung
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM J85.1 Abscess of lung with pneumonia
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM J85.2 Abscess of lung without pneumonia
Disease Synonyms
  • Abscess of lung with pneumonia
  • Lung abscess
  • Lung abscess w pneumonia
  • Lung abscess with pneumonia
  • Pulmonary gangrene
  • Pulmonary necrosis
Applies To
  • Abscess (multiple) of lung
  • Gangrenous or necrotic pneumonia
  • Pulmonary gangrene or necrosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 513.0:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • lung (miliary) (putrid) 513.0
      • amebic (with liver abscess) 006.4
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Gangrene, gangrenous (anemia) (artery) (cellulitis) (dermatitis) (dry) (infective) (moist) (pemphigus) (septic) (skin) (stasis) (ulcer) 785.4
    • lung 513.0
    • pneumonia 513.0
    • pulmonary 513.0
  • Necrosis, necrotic
    • lung 513.0
    • pneumonia 513.0
    • pulmonary 513.0
  • Pneumonia (acute) (Alpenstich) (benign) (bilateral) (brain) (cerebral) (circumscribed) (congestive) (creeping) (delayed resolution) (double) (epidemic) (fever) (flash) (fulminant) (fungoid) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (incipient) (infantile) (infectious) (infiltration) (insular) (intermittent) (latent) (lobe) (migratory) (newborn) (organized) (overwhelming) (primary) (progressive) (pseudolobar) (purulent) (resolved) (secondary) (senile) (septic) (suppurative) (terminal) (true) (unresolved) (vesicular) 486
    • gangrenous 513.0
    • necrotic 513.0
  • Suppuration, suppurative - see also condition
    • lung 513.0
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