ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y83.9

Surgical proc, unsp cause abn react/compl, w/o misadvnt

Diagnosis Code Y83.9

ICD-10: Y83.9
Short Description: Surgical proc, unsp cause abn react/compl, w/o misadvnt
Long Description: Surgical procedure, unspecified as the cause of abnormal reaction of the patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of the procedure
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y83.9

Valid for Submission
The code Y83.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Complications of medical and surgical care (Y62-Y84)
      • Surg op & oth surg proc cause abn react/compl, w/o misadvnt (Y83)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Air embolism - postoperative
  • Air embolism as a complication of medical care
  • Air embolism due to surgery
  • Delayed healing of surgical wound
  • Discharge from suture line
  • Granuloma of surgical wound
  • Postoperative ptosis of eyelid
  • Postoperative wound sinus
  • Postprocedural pulmonary valve regurgitation
  • Postprocedural regurgitation of tricuspid valve
  • Pulmonic valve regurgitation
  • Wound discharge
  • Wound sinus

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code Y83.9 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Complication(delayed) of or following (medical or surgical procedure)
      • surgical operation NEC

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