ICD-10-CM Code Z98

Other postprocedural states

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z98 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other postprocedural states. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Short Description:Other postprocedural states
Long Description:Other postprocedural states

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

  • Z98.0 - Intestinal bypass and anastomosis status
  • Z98.1 - Arthrodesis status
  • Z98.2 - Presence of cerebrospinal fluid drainage device
  • Z98.3 - Post therapeutic collapse of lung status
  • Z98.4 - Cataract extraction status
  • Z98.41 - Cataract extraction status, right eye
  • Z98.42 - Cataract extraction status, left eye
  • Z98.49 - Cataract extraction status, unspecified eye
  • Z98.5 - Sterilization status
  • Z98.51 - Tubal ligation status
  • Z98.52 - Vasectomy status
  • Z98.6 - Angioplasty status
  • Z98.61 - Coronary angioplasty status
  • Z98.62 - Peripheral vascular angioplasty status
  • Z98.8 - Other specified postprocedural states
  • Z98.81 - Dental procedure status
  • Z98.810 - Dental sealant status
  • Z98.811 - Dental restoration status
  • Z98.818 - Other dental procedure status
  • Z98.82 - Breast implant status
  • Z98.83 - Filtering (vitreous) bleb after glaucoma surgery status
  • Z98.84 - Bariatric surgery status
  • Z98.85 - Transplanted organ removal status
  • Z98.86 - Personal history of breast implant removal
  • Z98.87 - Personal history of in utero procedure
  • Z98.870 - Personal history of in utero procedure during pregnancy
  • Z98.871 - Personal history of in utero procedure while a fetus
  • Z98.89 - Other specified postprocedural states
  • Z98.890 - Other specified postprocedural states
  • Z98.891 - History of uterine scar from previous surgery

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 Z98:

Type 2 Excludes

Type 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.
  • aftercare Z43 Z49 Z51
  • follow-up medical care Z08 Z09
  • postprocedural complication - see Alphabetical Index

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to family and personal history and certain conditions influencing health status (Z77-Z99)
      • Other postprocedural states (Z98)

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