ICD-10 Diagnosis Code J95.812

Postprocedural air leak

Diagnosis Code J95.812

ICD-10: J95.812
Short Description: Postprocedural air leak
Long Description: Postprocedural air leak
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code J95.812

Valid for Submission
The code J95.812 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the respiratory system (J00–J99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified (J95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of resp sys, NEC (J95)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code J95.812 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 199 - PNEUMOTHORAX WITH MCC
  • 200 - PNEUMOTHORAX WITH CC
  • 201 - PNEUMOTHORAX WITHOUT CC/MCC

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  • 512.2 - Postoperative air leak

Synonyms
  • Air leaking from lung
  • Postprocedural pulmonary air leak

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