2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.721

Exposure of implanted vaginal mesh into vagina

    2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T83.721 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM T83.721 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T83.721 - other international versions of ICD-10 T83.721 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Exposure of implanted vaginal mesh through vaginal wall
The following code(s) above T83.721 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 T83.721:
  • S00-T88
    2021 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
    2021 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
  • T83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83

    Complications of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • failure and rejection of transplanted organs and tissue (T86.-)
    Complications of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
  • T83.72
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.72

    Exposure of implanted mesh and other prosthetic materials into surrounding organ or tissue

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Extrusion of implanted mesh
    Exposure of implanted mesh and other prosthetic materials into surrounding organ or tissue
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): Revised code
    • New description: Exposure of implanted vaginal mesh into vagina
    • 2016 description: Exposure of implanted vaginal mesh and other prosthetic materials into vagina
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T83.721:
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • prosthetic device or implant T85.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.9

      Unspecified complication of internal prosthetic device, implant and graft

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Complication of internal prosthetic device, implant and graft NOS
      • mesh
        • exposure (into surrounding organ or tissue) T83.728
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.728

          Exposure of other implanted mesh into organ or tissue

            2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • vaginal T83.721 (into vagina) (through vaginal wall)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T83.721
T83.714S …… sequela
T83.718 Erosion of other implanted mesh to organ or tissue
T83.718A …… initial encounter
T83.718D …… subsequent encounter
T83.718S …… sequela
T83.719 Erosion of other prosthetic materials to surrounding organ or tissue
T83.719A …… initial encounter
T83.719D …… subsequent encounter
T83.719S …… sequela
T83.72 Exposure of implanted mesh and other prosthetic materials into surrounding organ or tissue
T83.721 Exposure of implanted vaginal mesh into vagina
T83.721A …… initial encounter
T83.721D …… subsequent encounter
T83.721S …… sequela
T83.722 Exposure of implanted urethral mesh into urethra
T83.722A …… initial encounter
T83.722D …… subsequent encounter
T83.722S …… sequela
T83.723 Exposure of implanted urethral bulking agent into urethra
T83.723A …… initial encounter
T83.723D …… subsequent encounter

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