2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.228A

Food in pharynx causing other injury, initial encounter

The following code(s) above T17.228A contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to T17.228A:
  • S00-T88
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • T15-T19
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range T15-T19

    Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice

    Type 2 Excludes
    • foreign body accidentally left in operation wound (T81.5-)
    • foreign body in penetrating wound - See open wound by body region
    • residual foreign body in soft tissue (M79.5)
    • splinter, without open wound - See superficial injury by body region
    Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice
  • T17.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.2

    Foreign body in pharynx

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Foreign body in nasopharynx
    • Foreign body in throat NOS
    Foreign body in pharynx
  • T17.22
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.22

    Food in pharynx

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Bones in pharynx
    • Seeds in pharynx
    Food in pharynx
ICD-10-CM T17.228A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert T17.228A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T17.228A
T17.218 Gastric contents in pharynx causing other injury
T17.218A …… initial encounter
T17.218D …… subsequent encounter
T17.218S …… sequela
T17.22 Food in pharynx
T17.220 Food in pharynx causing asphyxiation
T17.220A …… initial encounter
T17.220D …… subsequent encounter
T17.220S …… sequela
T17.228 Food in pharynx causing other injury
T17.228A …… initial encounter
T17.228D …… subsequent encounter
T17.228S …… sequela
T17.29 Other foreign object in pharynx
T17.290 Other foreign object in pharynx causing asphyxiation
T17.290A …… initial encounter
T17.290D …… subsequent encounter
T17.290S …… sequela
T17.298 Other foreign object in pharynx causing other injury
T17.298A …… initial encounter
T17.298D …… subsequent encounter

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