ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y79.8

Miscellaneous orthopedic devices assoc w incdt, NEC

Diagnosis Code Y79.8

ICD-10: Y79.8
Short Description: Miscellaneous orthopedic devices assoc w incdt, NEC
Long Description: Miscellaneous orthopedic devices associated with adverse incidents, not elsewhere classified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y79.8

Valid for Submission
The code Y79.8 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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