2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61.1

Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in hemisphere, cortical

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  • I61.1 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Nontraumatic intcrbl hemorrhage in hemisphere, cortical
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM I61.1 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I61.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 I61.1 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Cerebral lobe hemorrhage (nontraumatic)
  • Superficial intracerebral hemorrhage (nontraumatic)
The following code(s) above I61.1 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 I61.1:
  • I00-I99
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range I00-I99

    Diseases of the circulatory 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)
    • systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
    • transient cerebral ischemic attacks and related syndromes (G45.-)
    Diseases of the circulatory system
  • I60-I69
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range I60-I69

    Cerebrovascular diseases

    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic intracranial hemorrhage (S06.-)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify presence of:
    • alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)
    • exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
    • history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
    • hypertension (I10-I16)
    • occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
    • tobacco dependence (F17.-)
    • tobacco use (Z72.0)
    Cerebrovascular diseases
  • I61
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61

    Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • sequelae of intracerebral hemorrhage (I69.1-)
    Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage
Approximate Synonyms
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage, cortical hemisphere
  • Nontraumatic hemispheric cortical intracerebral hemorrhage
ICD-10-CM I61.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 020 Intracranial vascular procedures with pdx hemorrhage with mcc
  • 021 Intracranial vascular procedures with pdx hemorrhage with cc
  • 022 Intracranial vascular procedures with pdx hemorrhage without cc/mcc
  • 023 Craniotomy with major device implant or acute complex cns pdx with mcc or chemotherapy implant or epilepsy with neurostimulator
  • 024 Craniotomy with major device implant or acute complex cns pdx without mcc
  • 064 Intracranial hemorrhage or cerebral infarction with mcc
  • 065 Intracranial hemorrhage or cerebral infarction with cc or tpa in 24 hours
  • 066 Intracranial hemorrhage or cerebral infarction without cc/mcc
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert I61.1 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to I61.1:
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

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    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)
    • cerebral, cerebrum - see also Hemorrhage, intracranial, intracerebral
      • lobe I61.1
    • intracranial (nontraumatic) I62.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I62.9

      Nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage, unspecified

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      • intracerebral (nontraumatic) (in) I61.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61.9

        Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        • hemisphere I61.2
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61.2

          Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in hemisphere, unspecified

            2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
          • cortical I61.1 (superficial)
        • superficial I61.1
    • cortical I61.1 (brain)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I61.1
I60.5 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from vertebral artery
I60.50 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified vertebral artery
I60.51 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from right vertebral artery
I60.52 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from left vertebral artery
I60.6 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from other intracranial arteries
I60.7 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified intracranial artery
I60.8 Other nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
I60.9 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage, unspecified
I61 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage
I61.0 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in hemisphere, subcortical
I61.1 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in hemisphere, cortical
I61.2 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in hemisphere, unspecified
I61.3 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in brain stem
I61.4 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in cerebellum
I61.5 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage, intraventricular
I61.6 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage, multiple localized
I61.8 Other nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage
I61.9 Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage, unspecified
I62 Other and unspecified nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage
I62.0 Nontraumatic subdural hemorrhage
I62.00 …… unspecified

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