Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.520A

Food in bronchus causing asphyxiation, initial encounter

  • T17.520A 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, T17.520A and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Description Synonyms
  • Aspiration of food into bronchus
ICD-10-CM T17.520A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 205 Other respiratory system diagnoses with mcc
  • 206 Other respiratory system diagnoses without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM T17.520A to ICD-9-CM
ICD-10-CM Code T17.520A does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T17.520 contains the following entries: