Encounter for fitting and adjustment of external prosthetic device Z44

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Encounter for fitting and adjustment of external prosthetic device" is "Z44". Z44 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • Z44 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z44 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z44 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z44 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • malfunction or other complications of device - see Alphabetical Index
  • presence of prosthetic device (Z97.-)
Includes:
  • removal or replacement of external prosthetic device

Codes: = Billable

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