2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.690

Other mechanical complication of cranial or spinal infusion catheter

    2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T85.690 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Mech compl of cranial or spinal infusion catheter
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM T85.690 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T85.690 - other international versions of ICD-10 T85.690 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Other mechanical complication of epidural infusion catheter
  • Other mechanical complication of intrathecal infusion catheter
  • Other mechanical complication of subarachnoid infusion catheter
  • Other mechanical complication of subdural infusion catheter
The following code(s) above T85.690 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 T85.690:
  • 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
  • T85
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85

    Complications of other internal 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 other internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
  • T85.69
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.69

    Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Obstruction, mechanical of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
    • Perforation of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
    • Protrusion of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
    Other mechanical complication of other specified internal 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: Other mechanical complication of cranial or spinal infusion catheter
    • 2016 description: Other mechanical complication of epidural and subdural infusion catheter
  • 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 T85.690:
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • catheter (device) - see also Complications, prosthetic device or implant
      • cranial infusion
        • mechanical
          • malfunction T85.690
          • obstruction T85.690
          • perforation T85.690
          • protrusion T85.690
          • specified NEC T85.690
      • epidural infusion 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
        • mechanical
          • obstruction T85.690
          • perforation T85.690
          • protrusion T85.690
          • specified NEC T85.690
      • intrathecal infusion
        • mechanical
          • malfunction T85.690
          • obstruction T85.690
          • perforation T85.690
          • protrusion T85.690
          • specified NEC T85.690
      • spinal infusion
        • mechanical
          • malfunction T85.690
          • obstruction T85.690
          • perforation T85.690
          • protrusion T85.690
          • specified NEC T85.690
      • subarachnoid infusion
        • mechanical
          • malfunction T85.690
          • obstruction T85.690
          • perforation T85.690
          • protrusion T85.690
          • specified NEC T85.690
      • subdural infusion 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
        • mechanical
          • obstruction T85.690
          • perforation T85.690
          • protrusion T85.690
          • specified NEC T85.690
    • 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
      • mechanical NEC T85.698
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.698

        Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Mechanical complication of nonabsorbable surgical material NOS
        • subdural T85.690 (infusion)
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • device, implant or graft T85.698
      - see also Complications, by site and type, mechanical
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.698

      Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Mechanical complication of nonabsorbable surgical material NOS
      • catheter NEC T85.628
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.628

        Displacement of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • infusion NEC T82.594
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T82.594

          Other mechanical complication of infusion catheter

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • spinal T85.690 (epidural) (subdural)
  • Perforation, perforated (nontraumatic) (of)
    • by
      • device, implant or graft T85.628
        - see also Complications, by site and type, mechanical
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.628

        Displacement of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • catheter NEC T85.698
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.698

          Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Mechanical complication of nonabsorbable surgical material NOS
          • infusion NEC T82.594
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T82.594

            Other mechanical complication of infusion catheter

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            • spinal T85.690 (epidural) (subdural)
  • Protrusion, protrusio
    • device, implant or graft T85.698
      - see also Complications, by site and type, mechanical
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.698

      Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Mechanical complication of nonabsorbable surgical material NOS
      • catheter NEC T85.698
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T85.698

        Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Mechanical complication of nonabsorbable surgical material NOS
        • infusion NEC T82.594
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T82.594

          Other mechanical complication of infusion catheter

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • spinal T85.690 (epidural) (subdural)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T85.690
T85.633S …… sequela
T85.635 Leakage of other nervous system device, implant or graft
T85.635A …… initial encounter
T85.635D …… subsequent encounter
T85.635S …… sequela
T85.638 Leakage of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
T85.638A …… initial encounter
T85.638D …… subsequent encounter
T85.638S …… sequela
T85.69 Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
T85.690 Other mechanical complication of cranial or spinal infusion catheter
T85.690A …… initial encounter
T85.690D …… subsequent encounter
T85.690S …… sequela
T85.691 Other mechanical complication of intraperitoneal dialysis catheter
T85.691A …… initial encounter
T85.691D …… subsequent encounter
T85.691S …… sequela
T85.692 Other mechanical complication of permanent sutures
T85.692A …… initial encounter
T85.692D …… subsequent encounter

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