ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 22, 2017
K91.8 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

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Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of digestive system

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More specific codes for Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of digestive system

  • K91.81 - Other intraoperative complications of digestive system
  • K91.82 - Postprocedural hepatic failure
  • K91.83 - Postprocedural hepatorenal syndrome
  • K91.84 - Postprocedural hemorrhage of a digestive system organ or structure following a procedure
    • K91.840 - Postprocedural hemorrhage of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure
    • K91.841 - Postprocedural hemorrhage of a digestive system organ or structure following other procedure
  • K91.85 - Complications of intestinal pouch
    • K91.850 - Pouchitis
    • K91.858 - Other complications of intestinal pouch
  • K91.86 - Retained cholelithiasis following cholecystectomy
  • K91.87 - Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of a digestive system organ or structure following a procedure
    • K91.870 - Postprocedural hematoma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure
    • K91.871 - Postprocedural hematoma of a digestive system organ or structure following other procedure
    • K91.872 - Postprocedural seroma of a digestive system organ or structure following a digestive system procedure
    • K91.873 - Postprocedural seroma of a digestive system organ or structure following other procedure
  • K91.89 - Other postprocedural complications and disorders of digestive system
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