ICD-10-CM Code H59.211

Accidental puncture and laceration of right eye and adnexa during an ophthalmic procedure

Version 2021 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

H59.211 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of accidental puncture and laceration of right eye and adnexa during an ophthalmic procedure. The code is valid for the fiscal year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H59.211
Short Description:Acc pnctr & lac of right eye and adnexa during an opth proc
Long Description:Accidental puncture and laceration of right eye and adnexa during an ophthalmic procedure

Convert H59.211 to ICD-9

  • 998.2 - Accidental op laceration (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of eye and adnexa, not elsewhere classified (H59)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disord of eye and adnexa, NEC (H59)

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