ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T88.53XA

Unintended awareness under general anesth during proc, init

Diagnosis Code T88.53XA

ICD-10: T88.53XA
Short Description: Unintended awareness under general anesth during proc, init
Long Description: Unintended awareness under general anesthesia during procedure, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T88.53XA

Valid for Submission
The code T88.53XA is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
T88.53XA 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 (S00–T98)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Oth complications of surgical and medical care, NEC (T88)

Information for Medical Professionals

Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement Code
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:
  • T88.59XA - Other complications of anesthesia, initial encounter


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