2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99.842

Postprocedural seroma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a genitourinary system procedure

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • N99.842 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Postproc seroma of a GU sys org following a GU sys procedure
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM N99.842 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N99.842 - other international versions of ICD-10 N99.842 may differ.
The following code(s) above N99.842 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 N99.842:
  • N00-N99
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range N00-N99

    Diseases of the genitourinary 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 genitourinary system
  • N99
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99

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

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • irradiation cystitis (N30.4-)
    • postoophorectomy osteoporosis with current pathological fracture (M80.8-)
    • postoophorectomy osteoporosis without current pathological fracture (M81.8)
    Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of genitourinary system, not elsewhere classified
ICD-10-CM N99.842 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 919 Complications of treatment with mcc
  • 920 Complications of treatment with cc
  • 921 Complications of treatment without cc/mcc

Convert N99.842 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): New code
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N99.842:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N99.842
N99.72 Accidental puncture and laceration of a genitourinary system organ or structure during other procedure
N99.8 Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of genitourinary system
N99.81 Other intraoperative complications of genitourinary system
N99.82 Postprocedural hemorrhage of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a procedure
N99.820 Postprocedural hemorrhage of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a genitourinary system procedure
N99.821 Postprocedural hemorrhage of a genitourinary system organ or structure following other procedure
N99.83 Residual ovary syndrome
N99.84 Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a procedure
N99.840 Postprocedural hematoma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a genitourinary system procedure
N99.841 Postprocedural hematoma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following other procedure
N99.842 Postprocedural seroma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a genitourinary system procedure
N99.843 Postprocedural seroma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following other procedure
N99.85 Post endometrial ablation syndrome
N99.89 Other postprocedural complications and disorders of genitourinary system
O00 Ectopic pregnancy
O00.0 Abdominal pregnancy
O00.00 …… without intrauterine pregnancy
O00.01 …… with intrauterine pregnancy
O00.1 Tubal pregnancy
O00.10 Tubal pregnancy without intrauterine pregnancy
O00.101 Right tubal pregnancy without intrauterine pregnancy

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