ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E878.1

Abn react-artif implant

Diagnosis Code E878.1

ICD-9: E878.1
Short Description: Abn react-artif implant
Long Description: Surgical operation with implant of artificial internal device causing abnormal patient reaction, or later complication,without mention of misadventure at time of operation
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E878.1

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Surgical and medical procedures as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient or later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of procedure (E878-E879)
      • E878 Surgical operation and other surgical procedures as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of operation
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