Encounter for plastic and reconstructive surgery following medical procedure or healed injury Z42

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Encounter for plastic and reconstructive surgery following medical procedure or healed injury" is "Z42". Z42 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • Z42 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z42 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z42 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z42 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • encounter for cosmetic plastic surgery (Z41.1)
  • encounter for plastic surgery for treatment of current injury - code to relevent injury

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.