2021 ICD-10-CM Code H59.3

Postprocedural hemorrhage, hematoma, and seroma of eye and adnexa following a procedure

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

H59.3 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of postprocedural hemorrhage, hematoma, and seroma of eye and adnexa following a procedure. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

ICD-10:H59.3
Short Description:Postp hemor, hematoma, and seroma of eye and adnx fol a proc
Long Description:Postprocedural hemorrhage, hematoma, and seroma of eye and adnexa following a procedure

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Postp hemor, hematoma, and seroma of eye and adnx fol a proc

Non-specific codes like H59.3 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for postp hemor, hematoma, and seroma of eye and adnx fol a proc:

  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H59.31 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.311 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.312 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of left eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.313 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure, bilateral
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.319 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H59.32 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.321 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of right eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.322 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of left eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.323 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of eye and adnexa following other procedure, bilateral
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.329 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of unspecified eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H59.33 for Postprocedural hematoma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.331 for Postprocedural hematoma of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.332 for Postprocedural hematoma of left eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.333 for Postprocedural hematoma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure, bilateral
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.339 for Postprocedural hematoma of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H59.34 for Postprocedural hematoma of eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.341 for Postprocedural hematoma of right eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.342 for Postprocedural hematoma of left eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.343 for Postprocedural hematoma of eye and adnexa following other procedure, bilateral
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.349 for Postprocedural hematoma of unspecified eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H59.35 for Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.351 for Postprocedural seroma of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.352 for Postprocedural seroma of left eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.353 for Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure, bilateral
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.359 for Postprocedural seroma of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H59.36 for Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.361 for Postprocedural seroma of right eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.362 for Postprocedural seroma of left eye and adnexa following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.363 for Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure, bilateral
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H59.369 for Postprocedural seroma of unspecified eye and adnexa following other procedure

Code History

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