Viral pneumonia, not elsewhere classified J12

  • J12 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM J12 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J12 - other international versions of ICD-10 J12 may differ.
Code Also:
  • associated abscess, if applicable (J85.1)
Code First: Type 1 Excludes:
  • aspiration pneumonia due to anesthesia during labor and delivery (O74.0)
  • aspiration pneumonia due to anesthesia during pregnancy (O29)
  • aspiration pneumonia due to anesthesia during puerperium (O89.0)
  • aspiration pneumonia due to solids and liquids (J69.-)
  • aspiration pneumonia NOS (J69.0)
  • congenital pneumonia (P23.0)
  • congenital rubella pneumonitis (P35.0)
  • interstitial pneumonia NOS (J84.9)
  • lipid pneumonia (J69.1)
  • neonatal aspiration pneumonia (P24.-)
Includes:
  • bronchopneumonia due to viruses other than influenza viruses

Codes: = Billable

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