ICD-10-CM Code G97.49

Accidental puncture and laceration of other nervous system organ or structure during other procedure

Version 2021 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

G97.49 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of accidental puncture and laceration of other nervous system organ or structure during other procedure. The code is valid for the fiscal year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:G97.49
Short Description:Acc pnctr & lac of nervous sys org during oth procedure
Long Description:Accidental puncture and laceration of other nervous system organ or structure during other procedure

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code G97.49 are found in the index:


Convert G97.49 to ICD-9

  • 998.2 - Accidental op laceration (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Other disorders of the nervous system (G89-G99)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of nervous sys, NEC (G97)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021