ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N99.840

Postproc hematoma of a GU sys org fol a GU sys procedure

Diagnosis Code N99.840

ICD-10: N99.840
Short Description: Postproc hematoma of a GU sys org fol a GU sys procedure
Long Description: Postprocedural hematoma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a genitourinary system procedure
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N99.840

Valid for Submission
The code N99.840 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
N99.840 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of genitourinary system, not elsewhere classified (N99)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of GU sys, NEC (N99)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code N99.840 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, 2016. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • N99.820 - Postproc hemor of a GU sys org following a GU sys procedure
  • N99.820 - Postproc hemor/hemtom of a GU sys org fol a GU sys procedure


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