ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V54.02

Length/adjust growth rod

Diagnosis Code V54.02

ICD-9: V54.02
Short Description: Length/adjust growth rod
Long Description: Encounter for lengthening/adjustment of growth rod
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V54.02

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services
    • Persons encountering health services for specific procedures and aftercare (V50-V59)
      • V54 Other orthopedic aftercare

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V54.02 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Admission (encounter)
      • for
        • adjustment (of)
          • growth rod V54.02
        • fitting (of)
          • growth rod V54.02
        • lengthening of growth rod V54.02
    • Aftercare V58.9
      • involving
        • growth rod
          • adjustment V54.02
          • lengthening V54.02
    • Fitting (of)
      • growth rod V54.02

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