ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T85.612

Breakdown (mechanical) of permanent sutures

Diagnosis Code T85.612

ICD-10: T85.612
Short Description: Breakdown (mechanical) of permanent sutures
Long Description: Breakdown (mechanical) of permanent sutures
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T85.612

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (T80-T88)
      • Complications of internal prosth dev/grft (T85)

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