ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 22, 2017

See: Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue

  ICD-10 Code for Other intraoperative complications of skin & subcutaneous tissue L76.81

L76.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L76.81 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L76 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue (L76)
Category L76 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

Related Terms to “Other intraoperative complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue”

  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • intraoperative(intraprocedural)
      • specified NEC
        • skin and subcutaneous tissue - L76.81
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L76.81 Other intraoperative complications of skin and subcutaneous tissue

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