ICD-10-CM Code Z98.4
Cataract extraction status
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 Z98.4 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of Z98.4 that describes the diagnosis 'cataract extraction status' in more detail.
- Z98.4 Cataract extraction status NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for Z98.4 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code to identify intraocular lens implant status See code Z96.1
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."
- Aphakia - instead, use code H27.0
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z98.4 - Cataract extraction status'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Z98.4. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.