A00-B99 C00-D48D50-D89 E00-E90 F00-F99 G00-G99 H00-H59 H60-H95 I00-I99 J00-J99 K00-K93
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J30-J39 Other diseases of upper respiratory tract

Chapter X

Diseases of the respiratory system

Other diseases of upper respiratory tract

J30Vasomotor and allergic rhinitis
Latin: Rhinitis vasomotoria et rhinitis allergica
Includes:spasmodic rhinorrhoea
Excludes:allergic rhinitis with asthma (J45.0)
rhinitis NOS (J31.0)
J30.0Vasomotor rhinitis
Latin: Rhinitis vasomotoria
J30.1Allergic rhinitis due to pollen
Latin: Rhinitis allergica pollinosa
Allergy NOS due to pollen
Hay fever
J30.2Other seasonal allergic rhinitis
Latin: Rhinitis allergica saesonalis alia
J30.3Other allergic rhinitis
Latin: Rhinitis allergica alia
Perennial allergic rhinitis
J30.4Allergic rhinitis, unspecified
Latin: Rhinitis allergica, non specificata

J31Chronic rhinitis, nasopharyngitis and pharyngitis
Latin: Rhinitis, nasopharingitis et pharyngitis chronica
J31.0Chronic rhinitis
Latin: Rhinitis chronica
Rhinitis (chronic):
· atrophic
· granulomatous
· hypertrophic
· obstructive
· purulent
· ulcerative
· allergic (J30.1-J30.4)
· vasomotor (J30.0)
J31.1Chronic nasopharyngitis
Latin: Nasopharyngitis chronica
Excludes:nasopharyngitis, acute or NOS (J00)
J31.2Chronic pharyngitis
Latin: Pharyngitis chronica
Chronic sore throat
Pharyngitis (chronic):
· atrophic
· granular
· hypertrophic
Excludes:pharyngitis, acute or NOS (J02.9)

J32Chronic sinusitis
Latin: Sinusitis chronica
(chronic) of sinus (accessory)(nasal)
Use additional code (B95-B97), if desired, to identify infectious agent.
Excludes:acute sinusitis (J01.-)
J32.0Chronic maxillary sinusitis
Latin: Sinusitis maxillaris chronica
Antritis (chronic)
Maxillary sinusitis NOS
J32.1Chronic frontal sinusitis
Latin: Sinusitis frontalis chronica
Frontal sinusitis NOS
J32.2Chronic ethmoidal sinusitis
Latin: Sinusitis ethmoidalis chronica
Ethmoidal sinusitis NOS
J32.3Chronic sphenoidal sinusitis
Latin: Sinusitis sphenoidalis chronica
Sphenoidal sinusitis NOS
J32.4Chronic pansinusitis
Latin: Pansinusitis chronica
Pansinusitis NOS
J32.8Other chronic sinusitis
Latin: Sinusitis chronica alia
Sinusitis (chronic) involving more than one sinus but not pansinusitis
J32.9Chronic sinusitis, unspecified
Latin: Sinusitis chronica, non specificata
Sinusitis (chronic) NOS

J33Nasal polyp
Latin: Polypus nasalis
Excludes:adenomatous polyps (D14.0)
J33.0Polyp of nasal cavity
Latin: Polypus cavi nasi
· choanal
· nasopharyngeal
J33.1Polypoid sinus degeneration
Latin: Degeneratio sinus nasi polypoidea
Woakes' syndrome or ethmoiditis
J33.8Other polyp of sinus
Latin: Polypus sinus alius
Polyp of sinus:
· accessory
· ethmoidal
· maxillary
· sphenoidal
J33.9Nasal polyp, unspecified
Latin: Polypus nasalis, non specificatus

J34Other disorders of nose and nasal sinuses
Latin: Morbi nasi et sinuum nasi alii
Excludes:varicose ulcer of nasal septum (I86.8)
J34.0Abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of nose
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus nasi
of nose (septum)
J34.1Cyst and mucocele of nose and nasal sinus
Latin: Cystis et mucocele sinuum nasi
J34.2Deviated nasal septum
Latin: Deviatio septi nasi
Deflection or deviation of septum (nasal)(acquired)
J34.3Hypertrophy of nasal turbinates
Latin: Hypertrophia concharum nasalium
J34.8Other specified disorders of nose and nasal sinuses
Latin: Morbi nasi et sinuum nasi alii, specificati
Perforation of nasal septum NOS

J35Chronic diseases of tonsils and adenoids
Latin: Morbi tonsillarum et vegetationum adenoidium chronici
J35.0Chronic tonsillitis
Latin: Tonsillitis chronica
· NOS (J03.9)
· acute (J03.-)
J35.1Hypertrophy of tonsils
Latin: Hypertrophia tonsillarum
Enlargement of tonsils
J35.2Hypertrophy of adenoids
Latin: Vegetationes adenoides
Enlargement of adenoids
J35.3Hypertrophy of tonsils with hypertrophy of adenoids
Latin: Hypertrophia tonsillarum et vegetationum adenoidium
J35.8Other chronic diseases of tonsils and adenoids
Latin: Morbi tonsillarum et vegetationum adenoidium chronici alii
Adenoid vegetations
Cicatrix of tonsil (and adenoid)
Tonsillar tag
Ulcer of tonsil
J35.9Chronic disease of tonsils and adenoids, unspecified
Latin: Morbus tonsillarum et vegetationum adenoidium chronicus, non specificatus
Disease (chronic) of tonsils and adenoids NOS

J36Peritonsillar abscess
Latin: Abscessus peritonsillaris
Abscess of tonsil
Peritonsillar cellulitis
Use additional code (B95-B97), if desired, to identify infectious agent.
Excludes:retropharyngeal abscess (J39.0)
· NOS (J03.9)
· acute (J03.-)
· chronic (J35.0)

J37Chronic laryngitis and laryngotracheitis
Latin: Laryngitis et laryngotracheitis chronica
Use additional code (B95-B97), if desired, to identify infectious agent.
J37.0Chronic laryngitis
Latin: Laryngitis chronica
· catarrhal
· hypertrophic
· sicca
· NOS (J04.0)
· acute (J04.0)
· obstructive (acute) (J05.0)
J37.1Chronic laryngotracheitis
Latin: Laryngotracheitis chronica
Laryngitis, chronic, with tracheitis (chronic)
Tracheitis, chronic, with laryngitis
· NOS (J04.2)
· acute (J04.2)
· NOS (J04.1)
· acute (J04.1)
· chronic (J42)

J38Diseases of vocal cords and larynx, not elsewhere classified
Latin: Morbi plicarum vocalium et laryngis
· obstructive (acute) (J05.0)
· ulcerative (J04.0)
postprocedural subglottic stenosis (J95.5)
· congenital laryngeal NOS (P28.8)
· NOS (R06.1)
J38.0Paralysis of vocal cords and larynx
Latin: Paralysis plicarum vocalium et laryngis
Paralysis of glottis
J38.1Polyp of vocal cord and larynx
Latin: Polypus plicae vocalis et laryngis
Excludes:adenomatous polyps (D14.1)
J38.2Nodules of vocal cords
Latin: Noduli plicarum vocalium
Chorditis (fibrinous)(nodosa)(tuberosa)
Singer's nodes
Teacher's nodes
J38.3Other diseases of vocal cords
Latin: Morbi plicarum vocalium alii
of vocal cord(s)
J38.4Oedema of larynx
Latin: Oedema laryngis
Oedema (of):
· glottis
· subglottic
· supraglottic
· acute obstructive [croup] (J05.0)
· oedematous (J04.0)
J38.5Laryngeal spasm
Latin: Spasmus laryngis
Laryngismus (stridulus)
J38.6Stenosis of larynx
Latin: Stenosis laryngis
J38.7Other diseases of larynx
Latin: Morbi laryngis alii
Disease NOS
of larynx

J39Other diseases of upper respiratory tract
Latin: Morbi tractus respiratorii superioris alii
Excludes:acute respiratory infection NOS (J22)
· upper (J06.9)
upper respiratory inflammation due to chemicals, gases, fumes or vapours (J68.2)
J39.0Retropharyngeal and parapharyngeal abscess
Latin: Abscessus retropharyngicus et parapharyngicus
Peripharyngeal abscess
Excludes:peritonsillar abscess (J36)
J39.1Other abscess of pharynx
Latin: Abscessus pharyngis alius
Cellulitis of pharynx
Nasopharyngeal abscess
J39.2Other diseases of pharynx
Latin: Morbi pharyngis alii
of pharynx or nasopharynx
· chronic (J31.2)
· ulcerative (J02.9)
J39.3Upper respiratory tract hypersensitivity reaction, site unspecified
Latin: Reactio tractus respiratorii allergica, loci non specificati
J39.8Other specified diseases of upper respiratory tract
Latin: Morbi tractus respiratorii superioris alii, specificati
J39.9Disease of upper respiratory tract, unspecified
Latin: Morbus tractus respiratorii superioris, non specificatus