A18.4 Tuberculosis of skin and subcutaneous tissue

Coding Notes

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Billable, valid for HIPAA-covered transactions

Tyoe 2 Excludes

lupus erythematosus (L93.-)
lupus NOS (M32.9)
systemic (M32.-)

Applicable To

Erythema induratum, tuberculous
Lupus excedens
Lupus vulgaris NOS
Lupus vulgaris of eyelid
Scrofuloderma
Tuberculosis of external ear

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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
A18.4 Tuberculosis of skin and subcutaneous tissue
Type 2 Excludes
lupus erythematosus (L93.-)
lupus NOS (M32.9)
systemic (M32.-)

Applicable to
Erythema induratum, tuberculous
Lupus excedens
Lupus vulgaris NOS
Lupus vulgaris of eyelid
Scrofuloderma
Tuberculosis of external ear