A18.03 Tuberculosis of other bones

Coding Notes

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Applicable To

Tuberculous mastoiditis
Tuberculous osteomyelitis

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limb NEC (tuberculous) A18.03
mastoid process (chronic) See Mastoiditis, chronic
nose (tuberculous) A18.03
orbit (tuberculous) A18.03
Mastoiditis (coalescent) (hemorrhagic) (suppurative) H70.9-
in (due to)
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) A15.9
abscess (respiratory) A15.9
ear (inner) (middle) A18.6
iliac spine (superior) A18.03
pelvis (bony) A18.03
shoulder (joint) A18.02
sinus (any nasal) A15.8

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
A15-A19 Tuberculosis (A15-A19)
A18 Tuberculosis of other organs
A18.0 Tuberculosis of bones and joints
A18.03 Tuberculosis of other bones
Applicable to
Tuberculous mastoiditis
Tuberculous osteomyelitis