Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae J13

  • J13 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 J13 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J13 - other international versions of ICD-10 J13 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Bronchopneumonia due to S. pneumoniae
Code Also:
  • associated abscess, if applicable (J85.1)
Code First: Type 1 Excludes:
  • congenital pneumonia due to S. pneumoniae (P23.6)
  • lobar pneumonia, unspecified organism (J18.1)
  • pneumonia due to other streptococci (J15.3-J15.4)

Codes: = Billable

  • J13 Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae

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