ICD-10 Code T84.398A

Other mechanical complication of other bone devices, implants and grafts, initial encounter

Version 2019 Billable Code
ICD-10:T84.398A
Short Description:Mech compl of oth bone devices, implants and grafts, init
Long Description:Other mechanical complication of other bone devices, implants and grafts, initial encounter

Valid for Submission

ICD-10 T84.398A is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other mechanical complication of other bone devices, implants and grafts, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

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 internal orthopedic prosth dev/grft (T84)

Information for Medical Professionals

Convert T84.398A to ICD-9

The following crosswalk between ICD-10 to ICD-9 is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

  • 996.49 - Mech com orth dev NEC (Approximate Flag)

ICD-10 Footnotes

General Equivalence Map Definitions
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

  • Approximate Flag - The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
  • No Map Flag - The no map flag indicates that a code in the source system is not linked to any code in the target system.
  • Combination Flag - The combination flag indicates that more than one code in the target system is required to satisfy the full equivalent meaning of a code in the source system.