ICD-10 Diagnosis Code H59.21

Acc pnctr & lac of eye and adnexa during an opth procedure

Diagnosis Code H59.21

ICD-10: H59.21
Short Description: Acc pnctr & lac of eye and adnexa during an opth procedure
Long Description: Accidental puncture and laceration of eye and adnexa during an ophthalmic procedure
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code H59.21

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The code H59.21 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of eye and adnexa, not elsewhere classified (H59)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disord of eye and adnexa, NEC (H59)
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