ICD-9 code 017.06 for Tuberculosis of skin and subcutaneous cellular tissue tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological or histological examination but tuberculosis confirmed by other methods (inoculation of animals) is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -TUBERCULOSIS (010-018).
Excludes: lupus erythematosus (695.4)
lupus NOS (710.0)
nonspecific reaction to test for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis (795.51-795.52)
positive PPD (795.51)
positive tuberculin skin test without active tuberculosis (795.51)
Requires fifth digit. See beginning of section 010-018 for codes and definitions.
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