ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y63.5

Inappropriate temperature in local application and packing

Diagnosis Code Y63.5

ICD-10: Y63.5
Short Description: Inappropriate temperature in local application and packing
Long Description: Inappropriate temperature in local application and packing
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y63.5

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The code Y63.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Complications of medical and surgical care (Y62-Y84)
      • Failure in dosage during surgical and medical care (Y63)

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