2021 ICD-10-CM Code H59.88

Other intraoperative complications of eye and adnexa, not elsewhere classified

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

H59.88 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other intraoperative complications of eye and adnexa, not elsewhere classified. The code H59.88 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The ICD-10-CM code H59.88 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like rupture of lens capsule or rupture of posterior lens capsule as intraoperative complication.

ICD-10:H59.88
Short Description:Oth intraoperative complications of eye and adnexa, NEC
Long Description:Other intraoperative complications of eye and adnexa, not elsewhere classified

Code Classification

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 H59.88 are found in the index:

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

Convert H59.88 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H59.88 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
  • 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)