A17.0 Tuberculous meningitis

Coding Notes

Active
Billable, valid for HIPAA-covered transactions

Type 1 Excludes

tuberculous meningoencephalitis (A17.82)

Applicable To

Tuberculosis of meninges (cerebral)(spinal)
Tuberculous leptomeningitis

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
A15-A19 Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
A17 Tuberculosis of nervous system
A17.0 Tuberculous meningitis
Type 1 Excludes
tuberculous meningoencephalitis (A17.82)

Applicable to
Tuberculosis of meninges (cerebral)(spinal)
Tuberculous leptomeningitis