ICD-10-CM Code T83.6

Infection and inflammatory reaction due to prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

T83.6 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of infection and inflammatory reaction due to prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:T83.6
Short Description:Infect/inflm reaction due to prosth dev/grft in genitl trct
Long Description:Infection and inflammatory reaction due to prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract

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

  • T83.61 - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted penile prosthesis
  • T83.61XA - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted penile prosthesis, initial encounter
  • T83.61XD - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted penile prosthesis, subsequent encounter
  • T83.61XS - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted penile prosthesis, sequela
  • T83.62 - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted testicular prosthesis
  • T83.62XA - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted testicular prosthesis, initial encounter
  • T83.62XD - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted testicular prosthesis, subsequent encounter
  • T83.62XS - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to implanted testicular prosthesis, sequela
  • T83.69 - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract
  • T83.69XA - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract, initial encounter
  • T83.69XD - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract, subsequent encounter
  • T83.69XS - Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other prosthetic device, implant and graft in genital tract, 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 guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code T83.6:

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The “use additional code” indicates that a secondary code could be used to further specify the patient’s condition. This note is not mandatory and is only used if enough information is available to assign an additional code.
  • code to identify infection

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Complications of genitourinary prosth dev/grft (T83)

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 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020