Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.51

Encounter for fitting and adjustment of gastric lap band

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt

  • Z46.51 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 Z46.51. Other international versions of ICD-10 Z46.51 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Present On Admission
  • Z46.51 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Z46.51 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM Z46.51 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM Z46.51: