2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.81

Embolism due to genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

    2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T83.81 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Embolism due to genitourinary prosth dev/grft
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T83.81 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T83.81 - other international versions of ICD-10 T83.81 may differ.
The following code(s) above T83.81 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 T83.81:
  • 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
  • T80-T88
    2020 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 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
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: Embolism due to genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
    • 2016 description: Embolism of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to T83.81:
  • Type 2 Excludes: T81.7
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T81.7

    Vascular complications following a procedure, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 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)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T83.81:
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • catheter (device) - see also Complications, prosthetic device or implant
      • cystostomy T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • embolism T83.81
      • urethral T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • embolism T83.81
    • electronic stimulator device
      • urinary T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • embolism T83.81
    • genitourinary
      • device or implant T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • genital tract T83.9
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

          Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • specified type NEC T83.89
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.89

            Other specified complication of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            • embolism T83.81
        • urinary system T83.9
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

          Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • specified type NEC T83.89
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.89

            Other specified complication of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            • embolism T83.81
    • graft (bypass) (patch) - see also Complications, prosthetic device or implant
      • urinary organ T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • embolism T83.81
    • implant - see also Complications, by site and type
      • urinary sphincter T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • embolism T83.81
    • intrauterine
    • 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 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Complication of internal prosthetic device, implant and graft NOS
      • penile T83.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.9

        Unspecified complication of genitourinary prosthetic device, implant and graft

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • embolism T83.81
    • stent
      • urinary NEC (ileal conduit) (nephroureteral) T83.193
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.193

        Other mechanical complication of other urinary stent

          2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Other mechanical complication of ileal conduit stent
        • Other mechanical complication of nephroureteral stent
        • embolism T83.81
  • Embolism (multiple) (paradoxical) I74.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I74.9

    Embolism and thrombosis of unspecified artery

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T83.81
T83.728S …… sequela
T83.729 Exposure of other prosthetic materials into organ or tissue
T83.729A …… initial encounter
T83.729D …… subsequent encounter
T83.729S …… sequela
T83.79 Other specified complications due to other genitourinary prosthetic materials
T83.79XA …… initial encounter
T83.79XD …… subsequent encounter
T83.79XS …… sequela
T83.8 Other specified complications of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
T83.81 Embolism due to genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
T83.81XA …… initial encounter
T83.81XD …… subsequent encounter
T83.81XS …… sequela
T83.82 Fibrosis due to genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
T83.82XA …… initial encounter
T83.82XD …… subsequent encounter
T83.82XS …… sequela
T83.83 Hemorrhage due to genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
T83.83XA …… initial encounter
T83.83XD …… subsequent encounter

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