Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.1XXA

Foreign body in nostril, initial encounter

    2015 Billable Code

  • T17.1XXA is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, T17.1XXA - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T17.1XXA. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Description Synonyms
  • Foreign body in nose
  • Foreign body in nostril
ICD-10-CM T17.1XXA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 154 Other ear, nose, mouth & throat diagnoses with mcc
  • 155 Other ear, nose, mouth & throat diagnoses with cc
  • 156 Other ear, nose, mouth & throat diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM T17.1XXA to ICD-9-CM

ICD-10-CM Code T17.1XXA does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T17.1 contains the following entries:
  • Foreign body
  • entering through orifice
    nose (passage) T17.1
    nostril T17.1
    respiratory tract T17.908
    nose T17.1
    nostril T17.1