ICD-10 Diagnosis Code G97.51

Postproc hemor of a nervous sys org fol a nervous sys proc

Diagnosis Code G97.51

ICD-10: G97.51
Short Description: Postproc hemor of a nervous sys org fol a nervous sys proc
Long Description: Postprocedural hemorrhage of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code G97.51

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The code G97.51 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Replaced Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplaced Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2017. This codes was replaced for the FY 2018 (October 1, 2017-September 30, 2018).

This code was replaced in the 2018 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • G97.61 - Postp hematoma of a nervous sys org fol a nervous sys proc
  • G97.63 - Postproc seroma of a nervous sys org fol a nervous sys proc

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Other disorders of the nervous system (G89-G99)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of nervous sys, NEC (G97)

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