2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D78.12

Accidental puncture and laceration of the spleen during other procedure

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • D78.12 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Accidental pnctr & lac of the spleen during oth procedure
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM D78.12 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of D78.12 - other international versions of ICD-10 D78.12 may differ.
The following code(s) above D78.12 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to D78.12:
  • D50-D89
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range D50-D89

    Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism

    Type 2 Excludes
    • autoimmune disease (systemic) NOS (M35.9)
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00-P96)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease (B20)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism
ICD-10-CM D78.12 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
  • 919 Complications of treatment with mcc
  • 920 Complications of treatment with cc
  • 921 Complications of treatment without cc/mcc

Convert D78.12 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to D78.12:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To D78.12
D76.1 Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
D76.2 Hemophagocytic syndrome, infection-associated
D76.3 Other histiocytosis syndromes
D77 Other disorders of blood and blood-forming organs in diseases classified elsewhere
D78 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications of the spleen
D78.0 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of the spleen complicating a procedure
D78.01 …… on the spleen
D78.02 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of the spleen complicating other procedure
D78.1 Accidental puncture and laceration of the spleen during a procedure
D78.11 …… on the spleen
D78.12 Accidental puncture and laceration of the spleen during other procedure
D78.2 Postprocedural hemorrhage of the spleen following a procedure
D78.21 …… on the spleen
D78.22 Postprocedural hemorrhage of the spleen following other procedure
D78.3 Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of the spleen following a procedure
D78.31 Postprocedural hematoma of the spleen following a procedure on the spleen
D78.32 Postprocedural hematoma of the spleen following other procedure
D78.33 Postprocedural seroma of the spleen following a procedure on the spleen
D78.34 Postprocedural seroma of the spleen following other procedure
D78.8 Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications of the spleen
D78.81 Other intraoperative complications of the spleen

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.