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2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.420S
Food in trachea causing asphyxiation, sequela
20162017Billable/Specific CodePOA Exempt
T17.420S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T17.420S. Other international versions of ICD-10 T17.420S may differ.
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.