ICD-10-CM Code Y63.5
Inappropriate temperature in local application and packing
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Y63.5 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of inappropriate temperature in local application and packing. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
ICD-10-CM External Cause Index References for 'Y63.5 - Inappropriate temperature in local application and packing'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code E873.5 was previously used, Y63.5 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.