ICD-10-CM Code H59.311

Postprocedural hemorrhage of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure

Version 2021 Replaced Code Billable Code

Valid for Submission

H59.311 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural hemorrhage of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure. The code is valid for the fiscal year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H59.311
Short Description:Postproc hemor of right eye and adnexa fol an opth procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural hemorrhage of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2021 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2020. This code was replaced for the FY 2021 (October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021).

  • H59.331 - Postproc hematoma of right eye and adnexa fol an opth proc
  • H59.331 - Postproc hematoma of right eye and adnexa fol an opth proc
  • H59.351 - Postproc seroma of right eye and adnexa fol an opth proc
  • H59.351 - Postproc seroma of right eye and adnexa fol an opth proc

Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code H59.311 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2021.

  • 919 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH MCC
  • 920 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH CC
  • 921 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert H59.311 to ICD-9

  • 998.11 - Hemorrhage complic proc (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