ICD-10-CM Code Y81.2

Prosthetic and other implants, materials and accessory general- and plastic-surgery devices associated with adverse incidents

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

Y81.2 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of prosthetic and other implants, materials and accessory general- and plastic-surgery 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 Y81.2 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like arterial insufficiency of flap, complication of artificial skin graft, complication of breast implant surgery, complication of bypass graft, deflation of tissue expander, dental prosthesis infection, etc

ICD-10:Y81.2
Short Description:Prosth/oth implnt/mtrls gen/plast-surg devices assoc w incdt
Long Description:Prosthetic and other implants, materials and accessory general- and plastic-surgery devices associated with adverse incidents

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y81.2 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • general
          • surgical
            • accessory
    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • general
          • surgical
            • prosthetic
    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • plastic surgical
          • accessory
    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • plastic surgical
          • prosthetic

Synonyms

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

  • Arterial insufficiency of flap
  • Complication of artificial skin graft
  • Complication of breast implant surgery
  • Complication of bypass graft
  • Deflation of tissue expander
  • Dental prosthesis infection
  • Exposure of tissue expander
  • Extrinsic arterial compression of flap
  • Infection of catheter exit site
  • Malfunction of valve of tissue expander
  • Mechanical complication of chin prosthesis
  • Pain from tissue expander
  • Protrusion of drug implant
  • Pseudoscleroderma due to silicon/paraffin implant
  • Retention of dental device
  • Rupture of tissue expander
  • Scleroderma-like secondary cutaneous sclerosis
  • Skin graft necrosis
  • Tissue expander disorder

Convert Y81.2 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)
      • General- and plastic-surgery devices assoc w incdt (Y81)

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