2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T18.190A

Other foreign object in esophagus causing compression of trachea, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • T18.190A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Oth foreign object in esoph causing comprsn of trachea, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T18.190A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T18.190A - other international versions of ICD-10 T18.190A may differ.
The following code(s) above T18.190A contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to T18.190A:
  • S00-T88
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • T15-T19
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range T15-T19

    Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice

    Type 2 Excludes
    • foreign body accidentally left in operation wound (T81.5-)
    • foreign body in penetrating wound - See open wound by body region
    • residual foreign body in soft tissue (M79.5)
    • splinter, without open wound - See superficial injury by body region
    Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice
  • T18
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T18

    Foreign body in alimentary tract

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • foreign body in pharynx (T17.2-)
    Foreign body in alimentary tract
  • T18.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T18.1

    Foreign body in esophagus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • foreign body in respiratory tract (T17.-)
    Foreign body in esophagus
  • T18.190
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T18.190

    Other foreign object in esophagus causing compression of trachea

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Other foreign body in esophagus causing obstruction of respiration
    Other foreign object in esophagus causing compression of trachea
ICD-10-CM T18.190A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert T18.190A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T18.190A
T18.120 Food in esophagus causing compression of trachea
T18.120A …… initial encounter
T18.120D …… subsequent encounter
T18.120S …… sequela
T18.128 Food in esophagus causing other injury
T18.128A …… initial encounter
T18.128D …… subsequent encounter
T18.128S …… sequela
T18.19 Other foreign object in esophagus
T18.190 Other foreign object in esophagus causing compression of trachea
T18.190A …… initial encounter
T18.190D …… subsequent encounter
T18.190S …… sequela
T18.198 Other foreign object in esophagus causing other injury
T18.198A …… initial encounter
T18.198D …… subsequent encounter
T18.198S …… sequela
T18.2 Foreign body in stomach
T18.2XXA …… initial encounter
T18.2XXD …… subsequent encounter
T18.2XXS …… sequela

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.