ICD-10-CM Code M96.831

Postprocedural hemorrhage of a musculoskeletal structure following other procedure

Version 2020 Replaced Code Billable Code

Valid for Submission

M96.831 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural hemorrhage of a musculoskeletal structure following other procedure. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:M96.831
Short Description:Postproc hemor of a ms structure following other procedure
Long Description:Postprocedural hemorrhage of a musculoskeletal structure following other procedure

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This code was replaced for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

  • M96.841 - Postproc hematoma of a ms structure fol other procedure
  • M96.843 - Postproc seroma of a ms structure following other procedure

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 M96.831 are found in the index:


Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code M96.831 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 919 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH MCC
  • 920 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITH CC
  • 921 - COMPLICATIONS OF TREATMENT WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert M96.831 to ICD-9

  • 998.11 - Hemorrhage complic proc (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of musculoskeletal system, not elsewhere classified (M96)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of ms sys, NEC (M96)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - Code Updated, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
    • New Description: Postprocedural hemorrhage and hematoma of a musculoskeletal structure following other procedure
    • Previous Description: Postprocedural hemorrhage and hematoma of a musculoskeletal structure following other procedure
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020