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Code: K66.1

Code Name: ICD-10 Code for Hemoperitoneum

Block: Hemoperitoneum

Excludes 1: traumatic hemoperitoneum (S36.:cool:

K66

Excludes2: ascites (R18.-)
peritoneal effusion (chronic) (R18.8)

Details: Diseases of peritoneum and retroperitoneum (K65-K68)

Guidelines: Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)

Excludes 2: 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)

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I need some help with a code please?:confused: A patient presented to the ER with abdominal pain and the ob/gyn on call peformed a laparoscopic treatment for an ectopic pregnancy (59151) and a laparoscopic evacuation of the hemoperitoneum (code?) Thank you in advance.
 

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I need some help with a code please?:confused: A patient presented to the ER with abdominal pain and the ob/gyn on call peformed a laparoscopic treatment for an ectopic pregnancy (59151) and a laparoscopic evacuation of the hemoperitoneum (code?) Thank you in advance.

You would code just the 59151. Evacuation of fluids from the abdomen is included in any abdominal surgical procedure. If this took a lot of extra time, work etc., you can append -22 to the 59151.
 
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