ICD-10-CM Code Z48.816
Encounter for surgical aftercare following surgery on the genitourinary system
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Z48.816 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of encounter for surgical aftercare following surgery on the genitourinary system. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for Z48.816 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Encounter for aftercare following sterilization reversal - instead, use code Z31.42
- DRG Group #945-946 - Rehabilitation with CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #945-946 - Rehabilitation without CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #949-950 - Aftercare with CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #949-950 - Aftercare without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z48.816 - Encounter for surgical aftercare following surgery on the genitourinary system'
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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 V58.76 was previously used, Z48.816 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.