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ICD-10-CM Code Z44.2
Encounter for fitting and adjustment of artificial eye

Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code Z44.2 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of Z44.2 that describes the diagnosis 'encounter for fitting and adjustment of artificial eye' in more detail.

Coding Notes for Z44.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 Excludes
Type-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
Mechanical complication of ocular prosthesis - instead, use code T85.3

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z44.2 - Encounter for fitting and adjustment of artificial eye'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Z44.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Parent Code: Z44 - Encounter for fitting and adjustment of external prosthetic device

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