ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017

See: Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue

L76 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue

More specific codes for Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue

  • L76.0 - Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue complicating a procedure
    • L76.01 - Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue complicating a dermatologic procedure
    • L76.02 - Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue complicating other procedure
  • L76.1 - Accidental puncture and laceration of skin and subcutaneous tissue during a procedure
    • L76.11 - Accidental puncture and laceration of skin and subcutaneous tissue during a dermatologic procedure
    • L76.12 - Accidental puncture and laceration of skin and subcutaneous tissue during other procedure
  • L76.2 - Postprocedural hemorrhage of skin and subcutaneous tissue following a procedure
    • L76.21 - Postprocedural hemorrhage of skin and subcutaneous tissue following a dermatologic procedure
    • L76.22 - Postprocedural hemorrhage of skin and subcutaneous tissue following other procedure
  • L76.3 - Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following a procedure
    • L76.31 - Postprocedural hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following a dermatologic procedure
    • L76.32 - Postprocedural hematoma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following other procedure
    • L76.33 - Postprocedural seroma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following a dermatologic procedure
    • L76.34 - Postprocedural seroma of skin and subcutaneous tissue following other procedure
  • L76.8 - Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • L76.81 - Other intraoperative complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • L76.82 - Other postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue
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When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.