ICD-10-CM Code for Laryngeal spasm J38.5

ICD-10 code J38.5 for Laryngeal spasm is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Diseases of the respiratory system .

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Laryngeal spasm
Laryngismus (stridulus)


Excludes1: congenital laryngeal stridor (P28.89)
obstructive laryngitis (acute) (J05.0)
postprocedural subglottic stenosis (J95.5)
stridor (R06.1)
ulcerative laryngitis (J04.0)

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