Acute nasopharyngitis [common cold] J00

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Acute nasopharyngitis [common cold]" is "J00". J00 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • J00 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM J00 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J00 - other international versions of ICD-10 J00 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Acute rhinitis
  • Coryza (acute)
  • Infective nasopharyngitis NOS
  • Infective rhinitis
  • Nasal catarrh, acute
  • Nasopharyngitis NOS
Type 1 Excludes:
  • acute pharyngitis (J02.-)
  • acute sore throat NOS (J02.9)
  • pharyngitis NOS (J02.9)
  • rhinitis NOS (J31.0)
  • sore throat NOS (J02.9)
Type 2 Excludes:

Codes: = Billable

  • J00 Acute nasopharyngitis [common cold]

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.