ICD-10-CM Code J95.7
Accidental puncture and laceration of a respiratory system organ or structure during a procedure
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code J95.7 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of J95.7 that describes the diagnosis 'accidental pnctr & lac of a respiratory system org dur proc' in more detail.
- J95.7 Accidental puncture and laceration of a respiratory system organ or structure during a procedure NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for J95.7 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Postprocedural pneumothorax - instead, use code J95.811
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J95.7 - Accidental puncture and laceration of a respiratory system organ or structure during a procedure'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code J95.7. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.