Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T81.12XA

Postprocedural septic shock, initial encounter

    2015 Billable Code Unacceptable As Principal Dx

  • T81.12XA 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, T81.12XA - 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 T81.12XA. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • T81.12XA is considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis as it describes a circumstance which influences an individual's health status but not a current illness or injury, or the diagnosis may not be a specific manifestation but may be due to an underlying cause.
ICD-10-CM T81.12XA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
  • 919 Complications of treatment with mcc
  • 920 Complications of treatment with cc
  • 921 Complications of treatment without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM T81.12XA to ICD-9-CM

ICD-10-CM Code T81.12XA does not contain any entries in the ICD-10-CM Alpha Tabular Index. However, its parent code T81.12 contains the following entries:
  • Shock R57.9
  • endotoxic R65.21
    postprocedural (during or resulting from a procedure, not elsewhere classified) T81.12
    gram-negative R65.21
    postprocedural (during or resulting from a procedure, not elsewhere classified) T81.12
    postprocedural (postoperative) T81.10
    endotoxic T81.12
    gram-negative T81.12
    septic T81.12