Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.820A

Food in other parts of respiratory tract causing asphyxiation, initial encounter

    2015 Billable Code

  • T17.820A is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, T17.820A - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T17.820A. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Abbreviated Form
  • Food in oth prt respiratory tract causing asphyxiation, init
Description Synonyms
  • Aspiration of food
  • Aspiration of food into lung
ICD-10-CM T17.820A 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 T17.820A to ICD-9-CM

ICD-10-CM Code T17.820A does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T17.820 contains the following entries: