Type 1 Excludes
  • artificial joint prosthesis status (Z96.6-)
  • foreign body accidentally left during a procedure (T81.5-)
  • foreign body entering through orifice (T15-T19)
  • in situ cardiac device (Z95.-)
  • organ or tissue replaced by means other than transplant (Z96.-, Z97.-)
  • organ or tissue replaced by transplant (Z94.-)
  • personal history of retained foreign body fully removed Z87.821
  • superficial foreign body (non-embedded splinter) - code to superficial foreign body, by site
Includes
  • embedded fragment (status)
  • embedded splinter (status)
  • retained foreign body status
Z18 Retained foreign body fragments
Z18.0 Retained radioactive fragments
Z18.01 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.01 Retained depleted uranium fragments
Z18.09 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.09 Other retained radioactive fragments
Z18.1 Retained metal fragments
Z18.10 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.10 …… unspecified
Z18.11 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.11 Retained magnetic metal fragments
Z18.12 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.12 Retained nonmagnetic metal fragments
Z18.2 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.2 Retained plastic fragments
Z18.3 Retained organic fragments
Z18.31 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.31 Retained animal quills or spines
Z18.32 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.32 Retained tooth
Z18.33 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.33 Retained wood fragments
Z18.39 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.39 Other retained organic fragments
Z18.8 Other specified retained foreign body
Z18.81 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.81 Retained glass fragments
Z18.83 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.83 Retained stone or crystalline fragments
Z18.89 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.89 …… fragments
Z18.9 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z18.9 Retained foreign body fragments, unspecified material