H59.36 - Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure

Version 2023
ICD-10:H59.36
Short Description:Postproc seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
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)

H59.36 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of postprocedural seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 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.

Specific Coding for Postproc seroma of eye and adnexa following other procedure

Non-specific codes like H59.36 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 postproc 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

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