A36.2 Laryngeal diphtheria

Coding Notes

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Applicable To

Diphtheritic laryngotracheitis

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Angina (attack) (cardiac) (chest) (heart) (pectoris) (syndrome) (vasomotor) I20.9
Croup, croupous (catarrhal) (infectious) (inflammatory) (nondiphtheritic) J05.0
Diphtheria, diphtheritic (gangrenous) (hemorrhagic) A36.9
Laryngismus (stridulus) J38.5
Laryngitis (acute) (edematous) (fibrinous) (infective) (infiltrative) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pneumococcal) (pseudomembranous) (septic) (subglottic) (suppurative) (ulcerative) J04.0
Laryngotracheitis (acute) (Infectional) (infective) (viral) J04.2
Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) G83.9
Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
larynx (aphthous) (contact) J38.7

Sibling Codes

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
A30-A49 Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
A36 Diphtheria
A36.2 Laryngeal diphtheria
Applicable to
Diphtheritic laryngotracheitis