Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.210A

Gastric contents in pharynx causing asphyxiation, initial encounter

  • T17.210A is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, T17.210A and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Abbreviated Form
  • Gastric contents in pharynx causing asphyxiation, init
Description Synonyms
  • Aspiration of gastric contents into nasopharynx
  • Aspiration of gastric contents into pharynx
ICD-10-CM T17.210A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses without cc/mcc
  • 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 T17.210A to ICD-9-CM
ICD-10-CM Code T17.210A does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T17.210 contains the following entries: