"Hemolysis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "hemolysis"

  • Hemolysis
    • intravascular
      • postpartum - O72.3 Postpartum coagulation defects
      • with
        • abortion - See: Abortion, by type, complicated by, hemorrhage;
        • ectopic or molar pregnancy - O08.1 Delayed or excessive hemorrhage following ectopic and molar pregnancy
        • hemorrhage
          • antepartum - See: Hemorrhage, antepartum, with coagulation defect;
          • intrapartum - See Also: Hemorrhage, complicating, delivery; - O67.0 Intrapartum hemorrhage with coagulation defect
    • neonatal (excessive) - P58.9 Neonatal jaundice due to excessive hemolysis, unspecified
      • specified NEC - P58.8 Neonatal jaundice due to other specified excessive hemolysis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Hemolysis: The destruction of ERYTHROCYTES by many different causal agents such as antibodies, bacteria, chemicals, temperature, and changes in tonicity.

Hemorrhage: Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.

Postpartum Period: In females, the period that is shortly after giving birth (PARTURITION).