Retained foreign body fragments, unspecified material Z18.9
The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Retained foreign body fragments, unspecified material" is "Z18.9". Z18.9 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
- Z18.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z18.9 became effective on October 1, 2018.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z18.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z18.9 may differ.
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Z18 Retained foreign body fragments
- Z18.9 Retained foreign body fragments, unspecified material
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.