ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 996.70

Comp-unsp device/graft

Diagnosis Code 996.70

ICD-9: 996.70
Short Description: Comp-unsp device/graft
Long Description: Other complications due to unspecified device, implant, and graft
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 996.70

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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  • Adverse effect of prosthetic device
  • Blocked catheter
  • Complication associated with device
  • Complication of implant
  • Complication of internal device
  • Complication of reimplant
  • Dislocation of shoulder joint prosthesis
  • Embolism due to any device, implant AND/OR graft
  • Fibrosis due to any device, implant AND/OR graft
  • Graft failure due to acute tubular necrosis
  • Graft failure due to stenosis
  • Graft reaction
  • Graft reaction AND/OR rejection
  • Hemorrhage associated with implant
  • Hemorrhage due to any device, implant AND/OR graft
  • Hemorrhage of anastomosis
  • Infected hernioplasty mesh
  • Pain due to any device, implant AND/OR graft
  • Pain from tissue expander
  • Pancreatic anastomotic breakdown
  • Pancreatic duct anastomotic stricture
  • Stenosis due to any device, implant AND/OR graft
  • Thrombus due to any device, implant AND/OR graft

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