ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R85.618

Other abnormal cytological findings on specimens from anus

Diagnosis Code R85.618

ICD-10: R85.618
Short Description: Other abnormal cytological findings on specimens from anus
Long Description: Other abnormal cytological findings on specimens from anus
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R85.618

Valid for Submission
The code R85.618 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on examination of other body fluids, substances and tissues, without diagnosis (R83-R89)
      • Abnormal findings in specimens from dgstv org/abd cav (R85)

Information for Medical Professionals

According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.
Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code R85.618 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 393 - OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 394 - OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITH CC
  • 395 - OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Abnormal anal Papanicolaou smear
  • Atypical glandular cells on anal Papanicolaou smear

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