ICD-10-CM Code Z98.89

Other specified postprocedural states

Version 2020 Replaced Code Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z98.89 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other specified postprocedural states. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z98.89
Short Description:Other specified postprocedural states
Long Description:Other specified postprocedural states

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

  • Z98.890 - Other specified postprocedural states
  • Z98.891 - History of uterine scar from previous surgery

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This code was replaced for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

  • Z98.890 - Other specified postprocedural states
  • Z98.891 - History of uterine scar from previous surgery

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 - Code Updated, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
    • New Description: Other specified postprocedural states
    • Previous Description: Other specified postprocedural states
  • 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