2021 ICD-10-CM Code K91.870

Postprocedural hematoma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

K91.870 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural hematoma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure. The code K91.870 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:K91.870
Short Description:Postproc hematoma of a dgstv sys org fol a dgstv sys proc
Long Description:Postprocedural hematoma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure

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 K91.870 are found in the index:

Replacement Code

K91870 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert K91.870 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code K91.870 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