ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 999.2

Vasc comp med care NEC

Diagnosis Code 999.2

ICD-9: 999.2
Short Description: Vasc comp med care NEC
Long Description: Other vascular complications of medical care, not elsewhere classified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 999.2

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (996-999)
      • 999 Complications of medical care, not elsewhere classified

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Complication of perfusion
  • Phlebitis after infusion
  • Phlebitis following infusion, perfusion AND/OR transfusion
  • Thromboembolism following infusion, perfusion AND/OR transfusion
  • Thrombophlebitis after infusion
  • Vascular complication of medical care

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 999.2 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Complications
      • transfusion (blood) (lymphocytes) (plasma) 999.80
        • embolism
          • thrombus 999.2
        • thromboembolism 999.2
      • vascular
        • following infusion, perfusion, or transfusion 999.2
    • Embolism 444.9
      • following
        • infusion, perfusion, or transfusion
          • thrombus 999.2
      • thrombus (thromboembolism) following infusion, perfusion, or transfusion 999.2
    • Phlebitis (infective) (pyemic) (septic) (suppurative) 451.9
      • following infusion, perfusion, or transfusion 999.2
    • Thrombophlebitis 451.9
      • following infusion, perfusion, or transfusion 999.2

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