ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 996.67

React-oth int ortho dev

Diagnosis Code 996.67

ICD-9: 996.67
Short Description: React-oth int ortho dev
Long Description: Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other internal orthopedic device, implant, and graft
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 996.67

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (996-999)
      • 996 Complications peculiar to certain specified procedures

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Bone fixation device infection
  • Infected external fixator pin
  • Infected intramedullary nail
  • Infected plate or screw
  • Infected spinal fixation device
  • Infected wire
  • Infection and inflammatory reaction due to internal orthopedic fixation device
  • Infection associated with internal fixation device
  • Infection associated with musculoskeletal implant
  • Infection associated with orthopedic device
  • Infection of internal Kirschner wire fixator
  • Inflammation associated with internal fixation device
  • Inflammation associated with musculoskeletal implant

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