Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.420S

Food in trachea causing asphyxiation, sequela

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code POA 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.

Present On Admission
  • T17.420S is considered exempt from POA reporting.

Convert ICD-10-CM T17.420S to ICD-9-CM

ICD-10-CM Code T17.420S does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T17.420 contains the following entries: