ICD-10-CM Code Z77.012
Contact with and (suspected) exposure to uranium
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Z77.012 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of contact with and (suspected) exposure to uranium. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for Z77.012 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."
- Retained depleted uranium fragments - instead, use code Z18.01
- DRG Group #951 - Other factors influencing health status.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z77.012 - Contact with and (suspected) exposure to uranium'
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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 V87.02 was previously used, Z77.012 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.