ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T88.9XXA

Complication of surgical and medical care, unsp, init encntr

Diagnosis Code T88.9XXA

ICD-10: T88.9XXA
Short Description: Complication of surgical and medical care, unsp, init encntr
Long Description: Complication of surgical and medical care, unspecified, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T88.9XXA

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The code T88.9XXA is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T88.9XXA is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 919 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH MCC
  • 920 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH CC
  • 921 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Accidental wound
  • Accidental wound in surgical operation
  • Adverse event following complementary therapy
  • Adverse reactions to ultaviolet B light phototherapy
  • Complication affecting body system
  • Complication of electroshock therapy
  • Complication of health care
  • Complication of medical care
  • Complication of preventive medicine procedure
  • Electroshock therapy as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of procedure
  • Hepatic failure as a complication of care
  • Iatrogenic disorder
  • Injury as a result of positioning
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to stoma and/or fistula
  • Peri-operative injury
  • Perioperative positioning injury
  • Respiratory complications of care
  • Severe medical complication
  • Shock therapy as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of procedure
  • Stoma-related chronic papillomatous dermatitis
  • Vascular complication of medical care
  • Voice disorder due to iatrogenic factor
  • Wound - in medical care

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