ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z96.643

Presence of artificial hip joint, bilateral

Diagnosis Code Z96.643

ICD-10: Z96.643
Short Description: Presence of artificial hip joint, bilateral
Long Description: Presence of artificial hip joint, bilateral
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z96.643

Valid for Submission
The code Z96.643 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to family and personal history and certain conditions influencing health status (Z77-Z99)
      • Presence of other functional implants (Z96)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
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Unacceptable principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipUnacceptable principal diagnosis
There are selected codes that describe a circumstance which influences an individual’s health status but not a current illness or injury, or codes that are not specific manifestations but may be due to an underlying cause. These codes are considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code Z96.643 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 564 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 565 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH CC
  • 566 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • History of hemiarthroplasty of bilateral hips
  • History of hemiarthroplasty of left hip
  • History of hemiarthroplasty of right hip
  • History of prosthetic arthroplasty of bilateral hips
  • History of prosthetic arthroplasty of left hip
  • History of prosthetic arthroplasty of left hip
  • History of prosthetic arthroplasty of right hip
  • History of repair of hip joint
  • History of repair of hip joint
  • History of total hip arthroplasty
  • History of total replacement of bilateral hip joints
  • History of total replacement of left hip joint
  • History of total replacement of right hip joint

Information for Patients


Hip Replacement

Also called: Hip arthroplasty, Hip prosthesis

Hip replacement is surgery for people with severe hip damage. The most common cause of damage is osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis causes pain, swelling, and reduced motion in your joints. It can interfere with your daily activities. If other treatments such as physical therapy, pain medicines, and exercise haven't helped, hip replacement surgery might be an option for you.

During a hip replacement operation, the surgeon removes damaged cartilage and bone from your hip joint and replaces them with new, man-made parts.

A hip replacement can

  • Relieve pain
  • Help your hip joint work better
  • Improve walking and other movements

The most common problem after surgery is hip dislocation. Because a man-made hip is smaller than the original joint, the ball can come out of its socket. The surgery can also cause blood clots and infections. With a hip replacement, you might need to avoid certain activities, such as jogging and high-impact sports.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • Deciding to have knee or hip replacement
  • Getting your home ready - knee or hip surgery
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip joint replacement
  • Hip or knee replacement - after - what to ask your doctor
  • Hip replacement - discharge
  • Hip replacement - precautions
  • Minimally invasive hip replacement


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