ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V53.01

Adj cerebral vent shunt

Diagnosis Code V53.01

ICD-9: V53.01
Short Description: Adj cerebral vent shunt
Long Description: Fitting and adjustment of cerebral ventricular (communicating) shunt
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V53.01

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons encountering health services for specific procedures and aftercare (V50-V59)
      • V53 Fitting and adjustment of other device

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z45.41 - Encounter for adjustment and management of CSF drain dev

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V53.01 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Admission (encounter)
      • for
        • adjustment (of)
          • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
          • device, unspecified type V53.90
            • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
        • fitting (of)
          • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
          • device, unspecified type V53.90
            • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
        • removal of
          • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
          • device
            • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
    • Aftercare V58.9
      • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
    • Fitting (of)
      • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
      • device, unspecified type V53.90
        • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01
    • Removal (of)
      • cerebral ventricle (communicating) shunt V53.01

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