ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E874.0

Instrmnt fail in surgery

Diagnosis Code E874.0

ICD-9: E874.0
Short Description: Instrmnt fail in surgery
Long Description: Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during surgical operation
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E874.0

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care (E870-E876)
      • E874 Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during procedure
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