ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 996.69

React-int pros devic NEC

Diagnosis Code 996.69

ICD-9: 996.69
Short Description: React-int pros devic NEC
Long Description: Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other internal prosthetic device, implant, and graft
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 996.69

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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  • Corneal graft infection
  • Infected tissue expander
  • Infection associated with catheter
  • Infection of biliary stent
  • Infection of bone allograft
  • Infection of bone graft
  • Infection of breast implant
  • Infection of cartilage graft
  • Infection of esophageal antireflux device
  • Infection of muscle graft
  • Infection of tendon graft
  • Infectious arthritis of temporomandibular joint due to internal joint prosthesis
  • Intraocular lens associated postoperative inflammation
  • Penile prosthesis infection

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