ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 998.11

Hemorrhage complic proc

Diagnosis Code 998.11

ICD-9: 998.11
Short Description: Hemorrhage complic proc
Long Description: Hemorrhage complicating a procedure
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 998.11

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (996-999)
      • 998 Other complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients


Also called: Hematoma, Hemorrhage

Bleeding is the loss of blood. It can happen inside or outside the body. Bleeding can be a reaction to a cut or other wound. It can also result from an injury to internal organs.

There are many situations in which you might bleed. A bruise is bleeding under the skin. Some strokes are caused by bleeding in the brain. Other bleeding, such as gastrointestinal bleeding, coughing up blood, or vaginal bleeding, can be a symptom of a disease.

Normally, when you bleed, your blood forms clots to stop the bleeding. Severe bleeding may require first aid or a trip to the emergency room. If you have a bleeding disorder, your blood does not form clots normally.

  • Bleeding
  • Bleeding gums
  • Bleeding into the skin
  • Intraventricular hemorrhage of the newborn
  • Splinter hemorrhages
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Subconjunctival hemorrhage

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