Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89.8

Other specified noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • I89.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I89.8. Other international versions of ICD-10 I89.8 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • Accumulation of chyle (milky fluid) in the peritoneal cavity. It results from the disruption of the lymphatic vessels in the abdominal cavity.
  • Presence of milky lymph (chyle) in the peritoneal cavity, with or without infection.
Applicable To
  • Chylocele (nonfilarial)
  • Chylous ascites
  • Chylous cyst
  • Lipomelanotic reticulosis
  • Lymph node or vessel fistula
  • Lymph node or vessel infarction
  • Lymph node or vessel rupture
Approximate Synonyms
  • Lymphocele after procedure
  • Postprocedural lymphocele
ICD-10-CM I89.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 814 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with mcc
  • 815 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with cc
  • 816 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM I89.8 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM I89.8: