ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K91.870

Postproc hematoma of a dgstv sys org fol a dgstv sys proc

Diagnosis Code K91.870

ICD-10: K91.870
Short Description: Postproc hematoma of a dgstv sys org fol a dgstv sys proc
Long Description: Postprocedural hematoma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K91.870

Valid for Submission
The code K91.870 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Other diseases of the digestive system (K90-K95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of dgstv sys, NEC (K91)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code K91.870 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:
  • K91.840 - Postproc hemor of a dgstv sys org fol a dgstv sys procedure
  • K91.840 - Postproc hemor/hemtom of dgstv sys org fol a dgstv sys proc


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