ICD-10-CM Code T84.418

Breakdown (mechanical) of other internal orthopedic devices, implants and grafts

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

T84.418 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of breakdown (mechanical) of other internal orthopedic devices, implants and grafts. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code T84.418 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like breakage of musculoskeletal implant or disorder of cartilage graft or failure of cartilage graft or mechanical complication of internal orthopedic device, implant and/or graft.

ICD-10:T84.418
Short Description:Brkdwn internal orthopedic devices, implants and grafts
Long Description:Breakdown (mechanical) of other internal orthopedic devices, implants and grafts

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

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 T84.418 are found in the index:


Synonyms

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

  • Breakage of musculoskeletal implant
  • Disorder of cartilage graft
  • Failure of cartilage graft
  • Mechanical complication of internal orthopedic device, implant AND/OR graft

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)

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