Diagnosis Code Z90.89
Information for Medical Professionals
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Unacceptable principal diagnosis Unacceptable 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.
Convert to ICD-9 General 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.
- V45.79 - Acq absence of organ NEC (approximate) Approximate Flag
The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
Present on Admission (POA) Present 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 Z90.89 is exempt from POA reporting.
- Burn of abdominal wall
- Burn of buttock
- Burn of multiple sites of trunk
- Deep full thickness burn of the abdominal wall, with loss of body part
- Deep full thickness burn of the buttock, with loss of body part
- Deep full thickness burn of the chest, with loss of body part
- Deep full thickness burns of multiple sites of the trunk, with loss of body part
- Deep third degree burn of abdominal wall
- Deep third degree burn of chest wall
- Deep third degree burn of trunk with loss of body part
- Deep third degree burns of multiple sites with loss of body part
- Full thickness burn of buttock
- Full thickness burn of multiple sites of trunk
- Third degree burn of abdominal wall
- Third degree burn of chest wall
- Unilateral excision of adrenal gland
- Unilateral excision of lobe of thyroid