ICD-10-CM Code Y72.1

Therapeutic (nonsurgical) and rehabilitative otorhinolaryngological devices associated with adverse incidents

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

Y72.1 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of therapeutic (nonsurgical) and rehabilitative otorhinolaryngological devices associated with adverse incidents. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Y72.1 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like bilateral chronic otitis media of ears following insertion of tympanic ventilation tube or chronic otitis media after insertion of tympanic ventilation tube or chronic otitis media of bilateral ears or chronic otitis media of left ear following insertion of tympanic ventilation tube or chronic otitis media of right ear following insertion of tympanic ventilation tube.

ICD-10:Y72.1
Short Description:Therapeutic and rehab otorhino devices assoc w incdt
Long Description:Therapeutic (nonsurgical) and rehabilitative otorhinolaryngological devices associated with adverse incidents

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y72.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • otorhinolaryngological
          • rehabilitative
    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • otorhinolaryngological
          • therapeutic

Synonyms

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

  • Bilateral chronic otitis media of ears following insertion of tympanic ventilation tube
  • Chronic otitis media after insertion of tympanic ventilation tube
  • Chronic otitis media of bilateral ears
  • Chronic otitis media of left ear following insertion of tympanic ventilation tube
  • Chronic otitis media of right ear following insertion of tympanic ventilation tube

Convert Y72.1 to ICD-9

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Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Complications of medical and surgical care (Y62-Y84)
      • Otorhinolaryngological devices assoc w incdt (Y72)

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