ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T81.4XXA

Infection following a procedure, initial encounter

Diagnosis Code T81.4XXA

ICD-10: T81.4XXA
Short Description: Infection following a procedure, initial encounter
Long Description: Infection following a procedure, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T81.4XXA

Valid for Submission
The code T81.4XXA is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified (T81)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Abscess of abdominal wall
  • Application site disorder
  • Application site infection
  • Deep incisional surgical site infection
  • Disorder of tendon repair
  • Extensive postoperative wound cellulitis
  • Infected seroma after surgical procedure
  • Infection of tendon repair
  • Infectious disorder of tendon
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection of postoperative wound
  • Organ-space surgical site infection
  • Postoperative abdominal wall wound abscess
  • Postoperative bacterial meningitis
  • Postoperative cellulitis of surgical wound
  • Postoperative infection
  • Postoperative infection of thyroidectomy wound
  • Postoperative intra-abdominal abscess
  • Postoperative meningitis
  • Postoperative sepsis
  • Postoperative seroma
  • Postoperative stitch abscess
  • Postoperative subphrenic abscess
  • Postoperative urinary tract infection
  • Postoperative wound abscess
  • Postoperative wound abscess
  • Postoperative wound cellulitis
  • Postoperative wound infection
  • Postoperative wound infection
  • Postoperative wound infection
  • Postoperative wound infection
  • Postoperative wound infection-deep
  • Postoperative wound infection-deep
  • Postoperative wound infection-deep
  • Postoperative wound infection-superficial
  • Postoperative wound infection-superficial
  • Postprocedural intra-abdominal sepsis
  • Post-splenectomy sepsis
  • Sepsis in asplenic subject
  • Seroma
  • Stitch abscess
  • Stitch infection
  • Subdiaphragmatic abscess
  • Superficial incisional surgical site infection
  • Surgical site infection
  • Surgical site infection
  • Surgical site infection
  • Surgical site infection
  • Wound abscess
  • Wound abscess
  • Wound cellulitis

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