Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y81.0

Diagnostic and monitoring general- and plastic-surgery devices associated with adverse incidents

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • Y81.0 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • Y81.0 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 Y81.0. Other international versions of ICD-10 Y81.0 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Y81.0 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.

Convert ICD-10-CM Y81.0 to ICD-9-CM