The examples below show the structural differences between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS.
ICD-9-CM Diagnoses Codes:
496 – Chronic airway obstruction, Not Elsewhere Classified (NEC)
511.9 – Unspecified pleural effusion
V02.61 – Hepatitis B carrier
ICD-10-CM Diagnoses Codes:
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:
43.5 – Partial gastrectomy with anastomosis to esophagus; and
44.42 – Suture of duodenal ulcer site.
ICD-10-PCS Procedure Codes:
0FB03ZX – Excision of liver, percutaneous approach, diagnostic; and
0DQ10ZZ – Repair upper esophagus, open approach.
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