ICD-10 Diagnosis Code H59.351

Postproc seroma of right eye and adnexa fol an opth proc

Diagnosis Code H59.351

ICD-10: H59.351
Short Description: Postproc seroma of right eye and adnexa fol an opth proc
Long Description: Postprocedural seroma of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code H59.351

Valid for Submission
The code H59.351 is 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)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code H59.351 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 919 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH MCC
  • 920 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH CC
  • 921 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement 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 is a new and revised code for the FY 2018 (October 1, 2017-September 30, 2018).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • H59.311 - Postproc hemor of right eye and adnexa fol an opth procedure
  • H59.311 - Postproc hemor/hemtom of r eye and adnexa fol an opth proc


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