J85.0  Gangrene and necrosis of lung
ICD-10-CM Code Details and Notes
J85.0 is a billable medical code.
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J00-J99 Diseases of the respiratory system

Excludes 2:
   • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
   • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
   • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
   • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
   • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
   • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
   • neoplasms (C00-D49)
   • smoke inhalation (T59.81-)
   • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)

Use additional code, where applicable, to identify:
   • exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
   • exposure to tobacco smoke in the perinatal period (P96.81)
   • history of tobacco use (Z87.891)
   • occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
   • tobacco dependence (F17.-)
   • tobacco use (Z72.0)

J85-J86 Suppurative and necrotic conditions of the lower respiratory tract

J85 Abscess of lung and mediastinum

Use additional code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent.

ICD-10-CM Index References
• Gangrene, gangrenous lung
• Gangrene, gangrenous pulmonary
• Necrosis, necrotic lung
• Necrosis, necrotic pulmonary
• Pneumonia gangrenous
• Pneumonia necrotic