ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T83.012A

Breakdown (mechanical) of nephrostomy catheter, init

Diagnosis Code T83.012A

ICD-10: T83.012A
Short Description: Breakdown (mechanical) of nephrostomy catheter, init
Long Description: Breakdown (mechanical) of nephrostomy catheter, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T83.012A

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
T83.012A is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Complications of genitourinary prosth dev/grft (T83)

Information for Medical Professionals

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The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2016. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • T83.018A - Breakdown (mechanical) of indwelling urethral catheter, init
  • T83.018A - Breakdown (mechanical) of other urinary catheter, init

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