ICD-10-CM Code Z98.5
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 Z98.5 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of Z98.5 that describes the diagnosis 'sterilization status' in more detail.
Coding Notes for Z98.5 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z98.5 - Sterilization status'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Z98.5. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.