ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T19.2XXS

Foreign body in vulva and vagina, sequela

Diagnosis Code T19.2XXS

ICD-10: T19.2XXS
Short Description: Foreign body in vulva and vagina, sequela
Long Description: Foreign body in vulva and vagina, sequela
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T19.2XXS

Valid for Submission
The code T19.2XXS is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice (T15-T19)
      • Foreign body in genitourinary tract (T19)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T19.2XXS is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 913 - TRAUMATIC INJURY WITH MCC
  • 914 - TRAUMATIC INJURY WITHOUT MCC

Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code T19.2XXS is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Finding of contents of vagina
  • Foreign body in female genital organs and perineum
  • Foreign body in vagina
  • Foreign body in vulva
  • Foreign body in vulva and vagina
  • Splinter of vagina without major open wound, infected
  • Splinter of vagina, without major open wound
  • Tampon in vagina
  • Tampon retained in vagina

Information for Patients


Foreign Bodies

If you've ever gotten a splinter or had sand in your eye, you've had experience with a foreign body. A foreign body is something that is stuck inside you but isn't supposed to be there. You may inhale or swallow a foreign body, or you may get one from an injury to almost any part of your body. Foreign bodies are more common in small children, who sometimes stick things in their mouths, ears, and noses.

Some foreign bodies, like a small splinter, do not cause serious harm. Inhaled or swallowed foreign bodies may cause choking or bowel obstruction and may require medical care.

  • Bezoar (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eye - foreign object in (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Foreign body in the nose (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Foreign object - inhaled or swallowed (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Splinter removal (Medical Encyclopedia)


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