ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 27, 2017

See: Chronic rhinitis, nasopharyngitis and pharyngitis

  ICD-10 Code for Chronic rhinitis J31.0

J31.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

J31.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 10 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99)
Section J30-J39 Other diseases of upper respiratory tract (J30-J39)
Category J31 Chronic rhinitis, nasopharyngitis and pharyngitis

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• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Atrophic rhinitis (chronic)
  • Granulomatous rhinitis (chronic)
  • Hypertrophic rhinitis (chronic)
  • Obstructive rhinitis (chronic)
  • Ozena
  • Purulent rhinitis (chronic)
  • Rhinitis (chronic) NOS
  • Ulcerative rhinitis (chronic)
Excludes1
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Chronic rhinitis”

  • Atrophy, atrophic(of)
    • rhinitis - J31.0
  • Catarrh, catarrhal(acute) (febrile) (infectious) (inflammation) - J00See also condition
    • chronic - J31.0
  • Congestion, congestive
    • catarrhal - J31.0
  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • rhinitis(turbinate) - J31.0
  • Ozena - J31.0
  • Rhinitis(atrophic) (catarrhal) (chronic) (croupous) (fibrinous) (granulomatous) (hyperplastic) (hypertrophic) (membranous) (obstructive) (purulent) (suppurative) (ulcerative) - J31.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.