2021 ICD-10-CM Code L76.32

Postprocedural hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following other procedure

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

Short Description:Postproc hematoma of skin, subcu following other procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following other procedure

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue (L76)
      • Intraop and postprocedural complications of skin, subcu (L76)

L76.32 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following other procedure. The code L76.32 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 L76.32 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like hematoma of surgical wound of skin due to and following surgical procedure, perioperative hematoma or postoperative hematoma formation.

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 L76.32 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:

Replacement Code

L7632 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert L76.32 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code L76.32 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