ICD-10-CM Code Z20.5
Contact with and (suspected) exposure to viral hepatitis
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Z20.5 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of contact with and (suspected) exposure to viral hepatitis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #951 - Other factors influencing health status.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Hepatitis B Occupational risk (situation)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z20.5 - Contact with and (suspected) exposure to viral hepatitis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Z20.5. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
(see: Exposure (to))
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Contact with or exposure to other viral diseases (approximate match)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code Z20.5 and a single ICD9 code, V01.79 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: Z20 - Contact with and (suspected) exposure to communicable diseases