ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y79.3

Surgical instrumnt, materials and orth devices assoc w incdt

Diagnosis Code Y79.3

ICD-10: Y79.3
Short Description: Surgical instrumnt, materials and orth devices assoc w incdt
Long Description: Surgical instruments, materials and orthopedic devices (including sutures) associated with adverse incidents
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y79.3

Valid for Submission
The code Y79.3 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)
      • Orthopedic devices associated with adverse incidents (Y79)
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