Valid for Submission
R85.612 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion on cytologic smear of anus (lgsil). The code R85.612 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code R85.612 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like abnormal anal papanicolaou smear or low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion on anal papanicolaou smear.
According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code R85.612 are found in the index:
- - Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - See Also: Anomaly;
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Abnormal anal Papanicolaou smear
- Low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion on anal Papanicolaou smear