2021 ICD-10-CM Code T86.85

Complication of intestine transplant

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

T86.85 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of complication of intestine transplant. The code is not specific and 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.

Short Description:Complication of intestine transplant
Long Description:Complication of intestine transplant

Code Classification

Coding Guidelines

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from block Complications of transplanted organs and tissue (T86). Use the following options for the aplicable episode of care:

Specific Coding for Complication of intestine transplant

Non-specific codes like T86.85 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 complication of intestine transplant:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T86.850 for Intestine transplant rejection
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T86.851 for Intestine transplant failure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T86.852 for Intestine transplant infection
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T86.858 for Other complications of intestine transplant
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use T86.859 for Unspecified complication of intestine transplant

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)