2021 ICD-10-CM Code J95.831

Postprocedural hemorrhage of a respiratory system organ or structure following other procedure

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:J95.831
Short Description:Postproc hemor of a resp sys org following other procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural hemorrhage of a respiratory system organ or structure following other procedure

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the respiratory system (J00–J99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified (J95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of resp sys, NEC (J95)

J95.831 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural hemorrhage of a respiratory system organ or structure following other procedure. The code J95.831 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 J95.831 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like bleeding from nose, postoperative hemothorax or post-surgical epistaxis.

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 J95.831 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 J95.831 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code J95.831 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)