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Tuberculous meningitis tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological examination but tuberculosis confirmed histologically (013.05)

ICD-9 code 013.05 for Tuberculous meningitis tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological examination but tuberculosis confirmed histologically is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -TUBERCULOSIS (010-018).

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Code Descriptor and Instructional Notes
Tuberculous meningitis tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological examination but tuberculosis confirmed histologically

[0-6]

Tuberculosis of meninges (cerebral) (spinal)

Tuberculous:

leptomeningitis

meningoencephalitis

Excludes: tuberculoma of meninges (013.1)

Requires fifth digit. See beginning of section 010-018 for codes and definitions.

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