Encounter for attention to artificial openings Z43

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Encounter for attention to artificial openings" is "Z43". Z43 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • Z43 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z43 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z43 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z43 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes: Type 2 Excludes:
  • fitting and adjustment of prosthetic and other devices (Z44-Z46)
Includes:
  • closure of artificial openings
  • passage of sounds or bougies through artificial openings
  • reforming artificial openings
  • removal of catheter from artificial openings
  • toilet or cleansing of artificial openings

Codes: = Billable

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