#2 DRIP Line ICD-10 -CM Did you know... ICD-10-CM/PCS Examples: Structural Differences

by  Chris Woolstenhulme, QCC, CMCS, CPC, CMRS
October 8th, 2014

The examples below show the structural differences between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS.

 ICD-9-CM Diagnoses Codes:

Examples:

496 – Chronic airway obstruction, Not Elsewhere Classified (NEC)

511.9 – Unspecified pleural effusion

V02.61 – Hepatitis B carrier

 

ICD-10-CM Diagnoses Codes:

Examples:

A78 – Q fever

A69.21 – Meningitis due to Lyme disease

S52.131a – Displaced fracture of neck of right radius, initial encounter for closed fracture.

 

ICD-9-CM Procedure Codes:

Examples:

43.5 – Partial gastrectomy with anastomosis to esophagus; and

44.42 – Suture of duodenal ulcer site.

 

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Codes:

Examples:

0FB03ZX – Excision of liver, percutaneous approach, diagnostic; and

0DQ10ZZ – Repair upper esophagus, open approach.

References:

#2 DRIP Line ICD-10 -CM Did you know... ICD-10-CM/PCS Examples: Structural Differences. (2014, October 8). Find-A-Code Spotlight. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/2-drip-line-icd-10-cm-did-you-know-icd-10-cm-pcs-examples-structural-differences-31672.html

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