Code also any follow-up examination (Z08-Z09)

  1. Z93 Artificial opening status

    1. Z93.0 Tracheostomy status

    2. Z93.1 Gastrostomy status

    3. Z93.2 Ileostomy status

    4. Z93.3 Colostomy status

    5. Z93.4 Other artificial openings of gastrointestinal tract status

    6. Z93.5 Cystostomy status

      1. Z93.50 Unspecified cystostomy status

      2. Z93.51 Cutaneous-vesicostomy status

      3. Z93.52 Appendico-vesicostomy status

      4. Z93.59 Other cystostomy status

    7. Z93.6 Other artificial openings of urinary tract status

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Nephrostomy status
      • Ureterostomy status
      • Urethrostomy status
    8. Z93.8 Other artificial opening status

    9. Z93.9 Artificial opening status, unspecified

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.