ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V46.11

Respirator depend status

Diagnosis Code V46.11

ICD-9: V46.11
Short Description: Respirator depend status
Long Description: Dependence on respirator, status
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V46.11

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons with a condition influencing their health status (V40-V49)
      • V46 Other dependence on machines

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V46.11 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Dependence
      • on
        • iron lung V46.11
        • respirator [ventilator] V46.11
          • encounter
            • during
              • power failure V46.12
              • mechanical failure V46.14
            • for weaning V46.13
    • Status (post)
      • respirator [ventilator]V46.11
        • encounter
          • during
            • mechanical failure V46.14
            • power failure V46.12
          • for weaning V46.13
      • ventilator [respirator] V46.11
        • encounter
          • during
            • mechanical failure V46.14
            • power failure V46.12
          • for weaning V46.13

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