ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z53.8

Procedure and treatment not carried out for other reasons

Diagnosis Code Z53.8

ICD-10: Z53.8
Short Description: Procedure and treatment not carried out for other reasons
Long Description: Procedure and treatment not carried out for other reasons
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z53.8

Valid for Submission
The code Z53.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Replaced Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplaced Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2016. This codes was replaced for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code was replaced in the 2017 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • Z53.31 - Laparoscopic surgical procedure converted to open procedure
  • Z53.32 - Thoracoscopic surgical procedure converted to open procedure
  • Z53.33 - Arthroscopic surgical procedure converted to open procedure
  • Z53.39 - Other specified procedure converted to open procedure

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Encounters for other specific health care (Z40-Z53)
      • Persons encntr hlth serv for spec proc & trtmt, not crd out (Z53)
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