ICD-10-CM Code R93.8

Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other specified body structures

Version 2020 Replaced Code Non-Billable Code No Valid Principal Dx

Not Valid for Submission

R93.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other specified body structures. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:R93.8
Short Description:Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of body structures
Long Description:Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other specified body structures

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • R93.81 - Abnormal radiologic findings on diagnostic imaging of testis
  • R93.811 - Abnormal radiologic findings on diagnostic imaging of right testicle
  • R93.812 - Abnormal radiologic findings on diagnostic imaging of left testicle
  • R93.813 - Abnormal radiologic findings on diagnostic imaging of testicles, bilateral
  • R93.819 - Abnormal radiologic findings on diagnostic imaging of unspecified testicle
  • R93.89 - Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other specified body structures

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This code was replaced for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

  • R93.811 - Abnormal radiologic findings on dx imaging of right testicle
  • R93.812 - Abnormal radiologic findings on dx imaging of left testicle
  • R93.813 - Abnormal radlgc findings on dx imaging of testicles, bi
  • R93.819 - Abnormal radiologic findings on dx imaging of unsp testicle
  • R93.89 - Abnormal findings on dx imaging of oth body structures

Convert R93.8 to ICD-9

  • 793.2 - Nonsp abn intrathor NEC (Approximate Flag)
  • 793.99 - Nonsp abn find-body NEC (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging and in function studies, without diagnosis (R90-R94)
      • Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of body structures (R93)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - Code Deleted, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020