ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T85.09XA

Mech compl of ventricular intracranial shunt, init

Diagnosis Code T85.09XA

ICD-10: T85.09XA
Short Description: Mech compl of ventricular intracranial shunt, init
Long Description: Other mechanical complication of ventricular intracranial (communicating) shunt, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T85.09XA

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Complications of internal prosth dev/grft (T85)

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Synonyms
  • Brain ventricular shunt malfunction
  • Brain ventricular shunt malfunction
  • Brain ventricular shunt obstruction
  • Disorder of brain ventricular shunt
  • Disorder of brain ventricular shunt
  • Disorder of brain ventricular shunt
  • Disorder of brain ventricular shunt
  • Mechanical complication of nervous system device
  • Mechanical complication of nervous system device, implant AND/OR graft
  • Mechanical complication of ventricular communicating shunt
  • Ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction

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