ICD-10-CM Code Z77.21
Contact with and (suspected) exposure to potentially hazardous body fluids
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Z77.21 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of contact with and (suspected) exposure to potentially hazardous body fluids. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #951 - Other factors influencing health status.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z77.21 - Contact with and (suspected) exposure to potentially hazardous body fluids'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Z77.21. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
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 Z77.21 and a single ICD9 code, V15.89 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.