2021 ICD-10-CM Code H59.339

Postprocedural hematoma of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

H59.339 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural hematoma of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure. The code H59.339 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Unspecified diagnosis codes like H59.339 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.

ICD-10:H59.339
Short Description:Postproc hematoma of unsp and adnexa fol an opth procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural hematoma of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure

Code Classification

Replacement Code

H59339 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert H59.339 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H59.339 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

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