2022 ICD-10-CM Code K91.872

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

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:K91.872
Short Description:Postproc seroma of a dgstv sys org fol a dgstv sys procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural seroma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Other diseases of the digestive system (K90-K95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of dgstv sys, NEC (K91)

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:

Replacement Code

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.

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