ICD-10-CM Code Z51.1
Encounter for antineoplastic chemotherapy and immunotherapy
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 Z51.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of Z51.1 that describes the diagnosis 'encounter for antineoplastic chemotherapy and immunotherapy' in more detail.
- Z51.1 Encounter for antineoplastic chemotherapy and immunotherapy NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for Z51.1 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."
- Encounter for chemotherapy and immunotherapy for nonneoplastic condition - code to condition
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z51.1 - Encounter for antineoplastic chemotherapy and immunotherapy'
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