ICD-10-CM Code D78.0
Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of the spleen complicating a procedure
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code D78.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of D78.0 that describes the diagnosis 'intraop hemor/hemtom of the spleen complicating a procedure' in more detail.
- D78.0 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of the spleen complicating a procedure NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for D78.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of the spleen due to accidental puncture or laceration during a procedure - instead, use code D78.1-
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D78.0 - Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of the spleen complicating a procedure'
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