ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z40.9

Encounter for prophylactic surgery, unspecified

Diagnosis Code Z40.9

ICD-10: Z40.9
Short Description: Encounter for prophylactic surgery, unspecified
Long Description: Encounter for prophylactic surgery, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z40.9

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The code Z40.9 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)
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