Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 729.91
Post-traumatic seroma
  • ICD-9-CM 729.91 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 729.91 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 729.91 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M70.98 Unspecified soft tissue disorder related to use, overuse and pressure other
Approximate Synonyms
  • Posttraumatic seroma
  • Seroma due to trauma
  • Seroma, post-traumatic
729.91 Excludes
  • seroma complicating a procedure (998.13)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 729.91:
  • Seroma - (postoperative) (non-infected) 998.13
    • post-traumatic 729.91
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