2021 ICD-10-CM Code T44.7X6

Underdosing of beta-adrenoreceptor antagonists

Version 2021
Replaced Code
Non-Billable Code
Underdosing

Not Valid for Submission

T44.7X6 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of underdosing of beta-adrenoreceptor antagonists. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

ICD-10:T44.7X6
Short Description:Underdosing of beta-adrenoreceptor antagonists
Long Description:Underdosing of beta-adrenoreceptor antagonists

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Underdosing of beta-adrenoreceptor antagonists

Header codes like T44.7X6 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for underdosing of beta-adrenoreceptor antagonists:

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2021 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, 2020. This code was replaced for the FY 2021 (October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021).


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Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T44.7X6 is included in the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, this table contains a classification of drugs, industrial solvents, corrosive gases, noxious plants, pesticides, and other toxic agents. According to ICD-10 coding guidelines it is advised to do not code directly from the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, instead always refer back to the Tabular List when doing the initial coding. Each substance in the table is assigned a code according to the poisoning classification and external causes of adverse effects. It is important to use as many codes as necessary to specify all reported drugs, medicinal or chemical substances. If the same diagnosis code describes the causative agent for more than one adverse reaction, poisoning, toxic effect or underdosing, utilize the code only once.

Substance Poisoning
Accidental
(unintentional)
Poisoning
Accidental
self-harm
Poisoning
Assault
Poisoning
Undetermined
Adverse
effect
Underdosing
AcebutololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
AlprenololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
AtenololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
beta adrenergic blocking agent, heartT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
BetaxololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
BevantololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
BisoprololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
BopindololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
BunitrololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
BupranololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
CarazololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
CarteololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
CeliprololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
EsmololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
IndenololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
InderalT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
MepindololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
MetoprololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
NadololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
OxprenololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
PenbutololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
PindololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
PractololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
PronetalolT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
PropranololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
SotalolT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
TertatololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
TimololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6
TolamololT44.7X1T44.7X2T44.7X3T44.7X4T44.7X5T44.7X6

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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)