ICD-10-CM Code H59.35

Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

H59.35 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H59.35
Short Description:Postproc seroma of eye and adnexa fol an opth procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • H59.351 - Postprocedural seroma of right eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • H59.352 - Postprocedural seroma of left eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic procedure
  • H59.353 - ... bilateral
  • H59.359 - Postprocedural seroma of unspecified eye and adnexa following an ophthalmic 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 H59.35 are found in the index:


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 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