2021 ICD-10-CM Code I97.8

Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of the circulatory system, not elsewhere classified

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

I97.8 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of the circulatory system, not elsewhere classified. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2021 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.

ICD-10:I97.8
Short Description:Oth intraop and postproc comp and disord of circ sys, NEC
Long Description:Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of the circulatory system, not elsewhere classified

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Oth intraop and postproc comp and disord of circ sys, NEC

Non-specific codes like I97.8 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 oth intraop and postproc comp and disord of circ sys, nec:

  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - I97.81 for Intraoperative cerebrovascular infarction
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use I97.810 for Intraoperative cerebrovascular infarction during cardiac surgery
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use I97.811 for Intraoperative cerebrovascular infarction during other surgery
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - I97.82 for Postprocedural cerebrovascular infarction
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use I97.820 for Postprocedural cerebrovascular infarction following cardiac surgery
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use I97.821 for Postprocedural cerebrovascular infarction following other surgery
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use I97.88 for Other intraoperative complications of the circulatory system, not elsewhere classified
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use I97.89 for Other postprocedural complications and disorders of the circulatory system, not elsewhere classified

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code I97.8:


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Use Additional Code
The “use additional code” indicates that a secondary code could be used to further specify the patient’s condition. This note is not mandatory and is only used if enough information is available to assign an additional 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)