ICD-10 Code I97.51

Accidental puncture and laceration of a circulatory system organ or structure during a circulatory system procedure

Version 2019 Billable Code
ICD-10:I97.51
Short Description:Acc pnctr & lac of a circ sys org during a circ sys proc
Long Description:Accidental puncture and laceration of a circulatory system organ or structure during a circulatory system procedure

Valid for Submission

ICD-10 I97.51 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of accidental puncture and laceration of a circulatory system organ or structure during a circulatory system procedure. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I99)
    • Other and unspecified disorders of the circulatory system (I95-I99)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of circ sys, NEC (I97)

Information for Medical Professionals

Convert I97.51 to ICD-9

The following crosswalk between ICD-10 to ICD-9 is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

  • 998.2 - Accidental op laceration (Approximate Flag)

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms:

  • Accidental laceration during a procedure on a blood vessel
  • Accidental laceration during a procedure on an organ
  • Accidental puncture during a procedure on a blood vessel
  • Accidental puncture during a procedure on an organ
  • Accidental puncture during medical care
  • Accidental wound during procedure
  • Iatrogenic complication of vascular surgery

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 I97.51 are found in the index:


ICD-10 Footnotes

General Equivalence Map Definitions
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

  • Approximate Flag - The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
  • No Map Flag - The no map flag indicates that a code in the source system is not linked to any code in the target system.
  • Combination Flag - The combination flag indicates that more than one code in the target system is required to satisfy the full equivalent meaning of a code in the source system.