ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R89

Abnormal findings in specimens from oth org/tiss

Diagnosis Code R89

ICD-10: R89
Short Description: Abnormal findings in specimens from oth org/tiss
Long Description: Abnormal findings in specimens from other organs, systems and tissues
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R89

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The code R89 is a "header" and not 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 oth org/tiss (R89)

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.
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