ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z01.89

Encounter for other specified special examinations

Diagnosis Code Z01.89

ICD-10: Z01.89
Short Description: Encounter for other specified special examinations
Long Description: Encounter for other specified special examinations
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z01.89

Valid for Submission
The code Z01.89 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services for examinations (Z00-Z13)
      • Encntr for oth sp exam w/o complaint, suspected or reprtd dx (Z01)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Unacceptable principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipUnacceptable principal diagnosis
There are selected codes that describe a circumstance which influences an individual’s health status but not a current illness or injury, or codes that are not specific manifestations but may be due to an underlying cause. These codes are considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.


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Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code Z01.89 is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Ear, nose and throat examination - no abnormality detected
  • Inconclusive evaluation finding
  • Inconclusive evaluation finding
  • Inconsistent results on voice testing
  • Maxillary sinus finding
  • Nose examination - normal
  • On examination - anterior rhinoscopy
  • On examination - anterior rhinoscopy - no abnormality detected
  • On examination - central nervous system examination
  • On examination - central nervous system examination - general
  • On examination - central nervous system examination normal
  • On examination - general reflex examination
  • On examination - Hess test for purpura
  • On examination - laryngoscopy
  • On examination - laryngoscopy no abnormality detected
  • On examination - maxillary sinus transillumination
  • On examination - percussion of abdomen
  • On examination - percussion of abdomen - no abnormality detected
  • On examination - posterior rhinoscopy
  • On examination - posterior rhinoscopy - no abnormality detected
  • On examination - tympany over abdominal mass
  • On examination - tympany over abdominal mass
  • On examination - vein
  • On examination - venous system examined
  • Voice testing inconclusive

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