A18.59 Other tuberculosis of eye

Coding Notes

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Applicable To

Tuberculous conjunctivitis

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Cicatrix (adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) See also Scar L90.5
Conjunctivitis NOS (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) H10.9
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) A15.9
optic (nerve trunk) (papilla) A18.59

Sibling Codes

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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
A18.5 Tuberculosis of eye
A18.59 Other tuberculosis of eye
Applicable to
Tuberculous conjunctivitis