ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E878.9

Abn react-surg proc NOS

Diagnosis Code E878.9

ICD-9: E878.9
Short Description: Abn react-surg proc NOS
Long Description: Unspecified surgical operations and procedures 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 E878.9

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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