2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T80.0

Air embolism following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T80.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Air embolism fol infusion, transfuse and theraputc injection
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM T80.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T80.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 T80.0 may differ.
The following code(s) above T80.0 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 T80.0:
  • 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
  • T80-T88
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range T80-T88

    Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified

    Type 2 Excludes
    • any encounters with medical care for postprocedural conditions in which no complications are present, such as:
    • artificial opening status (Z93.-)
    • closure of external stoma (Z43.-)
    • fitting and adjustment of external prosthetic device (Z44.-)
    • burns and corrosions from local applications and irradiation (T20-T32)
    • complications of surgical procedures during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • mechanical complication of respirator [ventilator] (J95.850)
    • poisoning and toxic effects of drugs and chemicals (T36-T65 with fifth or sixth character 1-4 or 6)
    • postprocedural fever (R50.82)
    • specified complications classified elsewhere, such as:
    • cerebrospinal fluid leak from spinal puncture (G97.0)
    • colostomy malfunction (K94.0-)
    • disorders of fluid and electrolyte imbalance (E86-E87)
    • functional disturbances following cardiac surgery (I97.0-I97.1)
    • intraoperative and postprocedural complications of specified body systems (D78.-, E36.-, E89.-, G97.3-, G97.4, H59.3-, H59.-, H95.2-, H95.3, I97.4-, I97.5, J95.6-, J95.7, K91.6-, L76.-, M96.-, N99.-)
    • ostomy complications (J95.0-, K94.-, N99.5-)
    • postgastric surgery syndromes (K91.1)
    • postlaminectomy syndrome NEC (M96.1)
    • postmastectomy lymphedema syndrome (I97.2)
    • postsurgical blind-loop syndrome (K91.2)
    • ventilator associated pneumonia (J95.851)
    Use Additional
    • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
    Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified
  • T80
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T80

    Complications following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • complications following perfusion
    Type 2 Excludes
    • bone marrow transplant rejection (T86.01)
    • febrile nonhemolytic transfusion reaction (R50.84)
    • fluid overload due to transfusion (E87.71)
    • posttransfusion purpura (D69.51)
    • transfusion associated circulatory overload (TACO) (E87.71)
    • transfusion (red blood cell) associated hemochromatosis (E83.111)
    • transfusion related acute lung injury (TRALI) (J95.84)
    Complications following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection
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
Code annotations containing back-references to T80.0:
  • Type 1 Excludes: T79.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T79.0

    Air embolism (traumatic)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • air embolism complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.2)
    • air embolism complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O88.0)
    • air embolism following infusion, transfusion, and therapeutic injection (T80.0)
    • air embolism following procedure NEC (T81.7-)
  • Type 2 Excludes: T81.7
    , I26
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T81.7

    Vascular complications following a procedure, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Air embolism following procedure NEC
    • Phlebitis or thrombophlebitis resulting from a procedure
    Type 1 Excludes
    • embolism complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.2)
    • embolism complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O88.-)
    • traumatic embolism (T79.0)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • embolism due to prosthetic devices, implants and grafts (T82.8-, T83.81, T84.8-, T85.81-)
    • embolism following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection (T80.0)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I26

    Pulmonary embolism

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • pulmonary (acute) (artery)(vein) infarction
    • pulmonary (acute) (artery)(vein) thromboembolism
    • pulmonary (acute) (artery)(vein) thrombosis
    Type 2 Excludes
    • chronic pulmonary embolism (I27.82)
    • personal history of pulmonary embolism (Z86.711)
    • pulmonary embolism complicating abortion, ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.2)
    • pulmonary embolism complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O88.-)
    • pulmonary embolism due to trauma (T79.0, T79.1)
    • pulmonary embolism due to complications of surgical and medical care (T80.0, T81.7-, T82.8-)
    • septic (non-pulmonary) arterial embolism (I76)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T80.0:
  • Air
    • embolism (artery) (cerebral) (any site) T79.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T79.0

      Air embolism (traumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Type 1 Excludes
      • air embolism complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.2)
      • air embolism complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O88.0)
      • air embolism following infusion, transfusion, and therapeutic injection (T80.0)
      • air embolism following procedure NEC (T81.7-)
      • following
        • infusion, therapeutic injection or transfusion T80.0
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • infusion (procedure) T80.90
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T80.90

      Unspecified complication following infusion and therapeutic injection

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • air embolism T80.0
    • transfusion (blood) (lymphocytes) (plasma) T80.92
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T80.92

      Unspecified transfusion reaction

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Transfusion reaction NOS
      • air emblism T80.0
  • Embolism (multiple) (paradoxical) I74.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I74.9

    Embolism and thrombosis of unspecified artery

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • air (any site) (traumatic) T79.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T79.0

      Air embolism (traumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Type 1 Excludes
      • air embolism complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.2)
      • air embolism complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O88.0)
      • air embolism following infusion, transfusion, and therapeutic injection (T80.0)
      • air embolism following procedure NEC (T81.7-)
      • following
        • infusion, therapeutic injection or transfusion T80.0
    • following

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T80.0
T79.A9XS …… sequela
T79.8 Other early complications of trauma
T79.8XXA …… initial encounter
T79.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
T79.8XXS …… sequela
T79.9 Unspecified early complication of trauma
T79.9XXA …… initial encounter
T79.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
T79.9XXS …… sequela
T80 Complications following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection
T80.0 Air embolism following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection
T80.0XXA …… initial encounter
T80.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
T80.0XXS …… sequela
T80.1 Vascular complications following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection
T80.1XXA …… initial encounter
T80.1XXD …… subsequent encounter
T80.1XXS …… sequela
T80.2 Infections following infusion, transfusion and therapeutic injection
T80.21 Infection due to central venous catheter
T80.211 Bloodstream infection due to central venous catheter

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