Specific code icon 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T17.920A

Food in respiratory tract, part unspecified causing asphyxiation, initial encounter

    2015 2016 Billable Code

  • T17.920A is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T17.920A. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Abbreviated Form
  • Food in resp tract, part unsp causing asphyxiation, init
Description Synonyms
  • Aspiration of food into respiratory tract
ICD-10-CM T17.920A 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 T17.920A to ICD-9-CM

ICD-10-CM Code T17.920A does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T17.920 contains the following entries: