ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 20, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Tobacco use Z72.0

Z72.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

Z72.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 21 Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00-Z99)
Section Z69-Z76 Persons encountering health services in other circumstances (Z69-Z76)
Category Z72 Problems related to lifestyle

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Tobacco use NOS
Excludes1
  • history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
  • nicotine dependence (F17.2-)
  • tobacco dependence (F17.2-)
  • tobacco use during pregnancy (O99.33-)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Tobacco use”

  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
    • tobacco use
      • mild - Z72.0
  • Problem(with) (related to)
  • Tobacco(nicotine)
    • harmful use - Z72.0
    • use - Z72.0
  • Use(of)
    • tobacco - Z72.0
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to Z72.0 Tobacco use

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.