A17.82 Tuberculous meningoencephalitis

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Applicable To

Tuberculous myelitis

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Encephalitis (chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) G04.90
in (due to)
Meningomyelitis See also Meningoencephalitis
Myelitis (acute) (ascending) (childhood) (chronic) (descending) (diffuse) (disseminated) (idiopathic) (pressure) (progressive) (spinal cord) (subacute) See also Encephalitis G04.91
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) A15.9

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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
A17.8 Other tuberculosis of nervous system
A17.82 Tuberculous meningoencephalitis
Applicable to
Tuberculous myelitis