Valid for Submission
K91.872 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural seroma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure. The code K91.872 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
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 K91.872 are found in the index:
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|919||COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH MCC||21||1.8344|
|920||COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH CC||21||1.0273|
|921||COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITHOUT CC/MCC||21||0.6914|
The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.
K91872 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):
Convert K91.872 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code K91.872 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.