ICD-10-CM Code Y82.8

Other medical devices associated with adverse incidents

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

Y82.8 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other medical 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 Y82.8 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like blocked catheter, breathing system problem, disorder of dental prosthesis, disorder of prosthetic reconstruction of vas deferens, disorder of testicular prosthesis, episcleral and scleral disorder, etc

Short Description:Other medical devices associated with adverse incidents
Long Description:Other medical devices associated with adverse incidents

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y82.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Incident, adverse
      • device
        • medical
          • specified type NEC


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

  • Blocked catheter
  • Breathing system problem
  • Disorder of dental prosthesis
  • Disorder of prosthetic reconstruction of vas deferens
  • Disorder of testicular prosthesis
  • Episcleral and scleral disorder
  • Extrusion of scleral buckle
  • Infected tissue expander
  • Infection associated with catheter
  • Internal prosthetic device causing embolism
  • Internal prosthetic device causing fibrosis
  • Internal prosthetic device causing hemorrhage
  • Internal prosthetic device causing stenosis
  • Internal prosthetic device causing thrombus
  • Mechanical complication of prosthetic reconstruction of vas deferens
  • Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during kidney dialysis
  • Medical gas supply failure
  • Testicular prosthesis displacement
  • Testicular prosthesis extrusion
  • Tissue expander disorder

Convert Y82.8 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)
      • Oth and unsp medical devices associated w adverse incidents (Y82)

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