2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T26.51XD

Corrosion of right eyelid and periocular area, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • T26.51XD is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Corrosion of right eyelid and periocular area, subs encntr
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM T26.51XD became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T26.51XD - other international versions of ICD-10 T26.51XD may differ.
The following code(s) above T26.51XD 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 T26.51XD:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
  • T26.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T26.5

    Corrosion of eyelid and periocular area

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • (T51-T65) to identify chemical and intent
    Use Additional
    • external cause code to identify place (Y92)
    Corrosion of eyelid and periocular area
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • T26.51XD is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM T26.51XD is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert T26.51XD 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T26.51XD
T26.42XA …… initial encounter
T26.42XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.42XS …… sequela
T26.5 Corrosion of eyelid and periocular area
T26.50 Corrosion of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
T26.50XA …… initial encounter
T26.50XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.50XS …… sequela
T26.51 Corrosion of right eyelid and periocular area
T26.51XA …… initial encounter
T26.51XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.51XS …… sequela
T26.52 Corrosion of left eyelid and periocular area
T26.52XA …… initial encounter
T26.52XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.52XS …… sequela
T26.6 Corrosion of cornea and conjunctival sac
T26.60 Corrosion of cornea and conjunctival sac, unspecified eye
T26.60XA …… initial encounter
T26.60XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.60XS …… sequela

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