ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R89.6

Abnormal cytological findings in specimens from oth org/tiss

Diagnosis Code R89.6

ICD-10: R89.6
Short Description: Abnormal cytological findings in specimens from oth org/tiss
Long Description: Abnormal cytological findings in specimens from other organs, systems and tissues
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R89.6

Valid for Submission
The code R89.6 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 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.
Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code R89.6 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 947 - SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS WITH MCC
  • 948 - SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS WITHOUT MCC

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