Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. TB)

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ICD10 Diagnosis
Dx: Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. TB)
ICD10 code: A18
Pre-ICD10 counterpart: none assigned
Charlson/ALERT Scale: none
APACHE Como Component: none
APACHE Acute Component: Neuro NOS
External ICD10 Documentation
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Additional Info

Mycobacterium Tuberculosis is the pathogen that causes tuberculosis (Tuberculosis of the respiratory system, confirmed).

The M. tuberculosis complex (MTBC) includes four other TB-causing mycobacteria:

    • M. bovis
    • M. africanum
    • M. canetti
    • M. microti

Double Duty Pathogen code

This ICD10 code does double duty as both a pathogen and a disease condition:

Includes: tuberculous involvement of the GI tract

Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition

Tuberculosis codes:

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