ICD-10-CM Code Y36.8

War operations occurring after cessation of hostilities

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y36.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y36.8
Short Description:War operations occurring after cessation of hostilities
Long Description:War operations occurring after cessation of hostilities

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

  • Y36.81 - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities
  • Y36.810 - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel
  • Y36.810A - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, initial encounter
  • Y36.810D - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.810S - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, sequela
  • Y36.811 - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian
  • Y36.811A - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian, initial encounter
  • Y36.811D - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.811S - Explosion of mine placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian, sequela
  • Y36.82 - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities
  • Y36.820 - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel
  • Y36.820A - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, initial encounter
  • Y36.820D - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.820S - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, sequela
  • Y36.821 - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian
  • Y36.821A - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian, initial encounter
  • Y36.821D - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.821S - Explosion of bomb placed during war operations but exploding after cessation of hostilities, civilian, sequela
  • Y36.88 - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities
  • Y36.880 - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel
  • Y36.880A - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, initial encounter
  • Y36.880D - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.880S - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, sequela
  • Y36.881 - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian
  • Y36.881A - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian, initial encounter
  • Y36.881D - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.881S - Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian, sequela
  • Y36.89 - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities
  • Y36.890 - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel
  • Y36.890A - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, initial encounter
  • Y36.890D - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.890S - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, military personnel, sequela
  • Y36.891 - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian
  • Y36.891A - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian, initial encounter
  • Y36.891D - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.891S - Unspecified war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities, civilian, 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 Y36.8:

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
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  • War operations classifiable to categories Y36.0

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism (Y35-Y38)
      • Operations of war (Y36)

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