ICD-11 classes
01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
Mycobacterial diseases
1B13 — Miliary tuberculosis
1B13.1 — Acute miliary tuberculosis of multiple sites

ICD-11 1B13.1 — Acute miliary tuberculosis of multiple sites

A disease caused by an infection with the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis that is disseminated through the body, and affecting multiple body sites. This disease is characterised by numerous small lesions of 1-5 millimetre(s) in more than one organ, and fever. Transmission is commonly by inhalation of infected respiratory secretions. Confirmation is by radiography, advanced imaging, ultrasonography, and identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, depending on the sites affected.

The diagnosis includes nothing.

The diagnosis excludes nothing.

It has no clarifying diagnoses.

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