2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89.8

Other specified noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • I89.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Oth noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and nodes
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM I89.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I89.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 I89.8 may differ.
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
The following code(s) above I89.8 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 I89.8:
  • I00-I99
    2020 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
  • I89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89

    Other noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • chylocele, tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) NOS (N50.89)
    • enlarged lymph nodes NOS (R59.-)
    • filarial chylocele (B74.-)
    • hereditary lymphedema (Q82.0)
    Other noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chyle leak of neck
  • Chylothorax
  • Chylous ascites
  • Leakage of chyle of neck
  • Lymphocele
  • Lymphocele after procedure
  • Postprocedural lymphocele
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.
ICD-10-CM I89.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 814 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with mcc
  • 815 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with cc
  • 816 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders without cc/mcc

Convert I89.8 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
Code annotations containing back-references to I89.8:
  • Type 1 Excludes: D76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D76

    Other specified diseases with participation of lymphoreticular and reticulohistiocytic tissue

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • (Abt-) Letterer-Siwe disease (C96.0)
    • eosinophilic granuloma (C96.6)
    • Hand-Schüller-Christian disease (C96.5)
    • histiocytic medullary reticulosis (C96.9)
    • histiocytic sarcoma (C96.A)
    • histiocytosis X, multifocal (C96.5)
    • histiocytosis X, unifocal (C96.6)
    • Langerhans-cell histiocytosis, multifocal (C96.5)
    • Langerhans-cell histiocytosis NOS (C96.6)
    • Langerhans-cell histiocytosis, unifocal (C96.6)
    • leukemic reticuloendotheliosis (C91.4-)
    • lipomelanotic reticulosis (I89.8)
    • malignant histiocytosis (C96.A)
    • malignant reticulosis (C86.0)
    • nonlipid reticuloendotheliosis (C96.0)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to I89.8:
  • Ascites (abdominal) R18.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R18.8

    Other ascites

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Ascites NOS
    • Peritoneal effusion (chronic)
  • Atrophy, atrophic (of)
    • glandular I89.8
  • Calcification
  • Chyle cyst, mesentery I89.8
  • Chylocele (nonfilarial) I89.8
  • Chylothorax (nonfilarial) I89.8
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • mesentery, mesenteric K66.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.8

      Other specified disorders of peritoneum

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • chyle I89.8
    • peritoneum K66.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.8

      Other specified disorders of peritoneum

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • chylous I89.8
  • Degeneration, degenerative
  • Erosion
    • lymphatic vessel I89.8
  • Extravasation
    • chyle into mesentery I89.8
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • lymphatic gland I89.8
  • Fistula (cutaneous) L98.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.8

    Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • thoracic J86.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J86.0

      Pyothorax with fistula

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bronchocutaneous fistula
      • Bronchopleural fistula
      • Hepatopleural fistula
      • Mediastinal fistula
      • Pleural fistula
      • Thoracic fistula
      • Any condition classifiable to J86.9 with fistula
      • duct I89.8
    • lymphatic I89.8
  • Hydrothorax (double) (pleura) J94.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J94.8

    Other specified pleural conditions

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hydropneumothorax
    • Hydrothorax
  • Infarct, infarction
    • lymph node I89.8
  • Lymphocele I89.8
  • Lymphorrhea I89.8
  • Lymphostasis I89.8
  • Reticulosis (skin)
    • lipomelanotic I89.8
  • Rupture, ruptured
    • lymphatic vessel I89.8
    • thoracic duct I89.8
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • gland I89.8 (lymphatic)
  • Stasis
    • lymphatic I89.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I89.8
I87.8 Other specified disorders of veins
I87.9 Disorder of vein, unspecified
I88 Nonspecific lymphadenitis
I88.0 Nonspecific mesenteric lymphadenitis
I88.1 Chronic lymphadenitis, except mesenteric
I88.8 Other nonspecific lymphadenitis
I88.9 Nonspecific lymphadenitis, unspecified
I89 Other noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes
I89.0 Lymphedema, not elsewhere classified
I89.1 Lymphangitis
I89.8 Other specified noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes
I89.9 Noninfective disorder of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes, unspecified
I95 Hypotension
I95.0 Idiopathic hypotension
I95.1 Orthostatic hypotension
I95.2 Hypotension due to drugs
I95.3 Hypotension of hemodialysis
I95.8 Other hypotension
I95.81 Postprocedural hypotension
I95.89 Other hypotension
I95.9 Hypotension, unspecified

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