2022 ICD-10-CM Code T80.818

Extravasation of other vesicant agent

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10:T80.818
Short Description:Extravasation of other vesicant agent
Long Description:Extravasation of other vesicant agent

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Comp following infusion, transfusion and theraputc injection (T80)

T80.818 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of extravasation of other vesicant agent. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 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.

The ICD-10-CM code T80.818 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like extravasation of intravenous contrast medium or injection site extravasation.

Coding Guidelines

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from block Comp following infusion, transfusion and theraputc injection (T80). Use the following options for the aplicable episode of care:

Specific Coding for Extravasation of other vesicant agent

Non-specific codes like T80.818 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 extravasation of other vesicant agent:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T80.818A for initial encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T80.818D for subsequent encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T80.818S for sequela

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code T80.818:


Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.

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 T80.818 are found in the index:

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

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)