ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z40.02

Encounter for prophylactic removal of ovary(s)

Diagnosis Code Z40.02

ICD-10: Z40.02
Short Description: Encounter for prophylactic removal of ovary(s)
Long Description: Encounter for prophylactic removal of ovary(s)
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z40.02

Valid for Submission
The code Z40.02 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Encounters for other specific health care (Z40-Z53)
      • Encounter for prophylactic surgery (Z40)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code Z40.02 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 742 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 743 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert to ICD-9 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
  • V50.42 - Prphylct orgn rmvl ovary

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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