ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T78.8XXS

Other adverse effects, not elsewhere classified, sequela

Diagnosis Code T78.8XXS

ICD-10: T78.8XXS
Short Description: Other adverse effects, not elsewhere classified, sequela
Long Description: Other adverse effects, not elsewhere classified, sequela
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T78.8XXS

Valid for Submission
The code T78.8XXS is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)
      • Adverse effects, not elsewhere classified (T78)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T78.8XXS is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 922 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 923 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC

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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 T78.8XXS is exempt from POA reporting.

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