2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G97.51

Postprocedural hemorrhage of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure

    2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • G97.51 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Postproc hemor of a nervous sys org fol a nervous sys proc
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM G97.51 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of G97.51 - other international versions of ICD-10 G97.51 may differ.
The following code(s) above G97.51 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 G97.51:
  • G00-G99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range G00-G99

    Diseases of the nervous system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • 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 nervous system
  • G97
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G97

    Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • intraoperative and postprocedural cerebrovascular infarction (I97.81-, I97.82-)
    Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system, not elsewhere classified
ICD-10-CM G97.51 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 919 Complications of treatment with mcc
  • 920 Complications of treatment with cc
  • 921 Complications of treatment without cc/mcc

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Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): Revised code
    • New description: Postprocedural hemorrhage of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure
    • 2016 description: Postprocedural hemorrhage and hematoma of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure
  • 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 G97.51:
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • intracranial (nontraumatic) I62.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I62.9

      Nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • intracerebral (nontraumatic) (in) I61.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61.9

        Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To G97.51
G97.1 Other reaction to spinal and lumbar puncture
G97.2 Intracranial hypotension following ventricular shunting
G97.3 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of a nervous system organ or structure complicating a procedure
G97.31 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of a nervous system organ or structure complicating a nervous system procedure
G97.32 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of a nervous system organ or structure complicating other procedure
G97.4 Accidental puncture and laceration of a nervous system organ or structure during a procedure
G97.41 Accidental puncture or laceration of dura during a procedure
G97.48 Accidental puncture and laceration of other nervous system organ or structure during a nervous system procedure
G97.49 Accidental puncture and laceration of other nervous system organ or structure during other procedure
G97.5 Postprocedural hemorrhage of a nervous system organ or structure following a procedure
G97.51 Postprocedural hemorrhage of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure
G97.52 Postprocedural hemorrhage of a nervous system organ or structure following other procedure
G97.6 Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of a nervous system organ or structure following a procedure
G97.61 Postprocedural hematoma of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure
G97.62 Postprocedural hematoma of a nervous system organ or structure following other procedure
G97.63 Postprocedural seroma of a nervous system organ or structure following a nervous system procedure
G97.64 Postprocedural seroma of a nervous system organ or structure following other procedure
G97.8 Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system
G97.81 Other intraoperative complications of nervous system
G97.82 Other postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system
G98 Other disorders of nervous system not elsewhere classified

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