ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 996.79

Comp-int prost devic NEC

Diagnosis Code 996.79

ICD-9: 996.79
Short Description: Comp-int prost devic NEC
Long Description: Other complications due to other internal prosthetic device, implant, and graft
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 996.79

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (996-999)
      • 996 Complications peculiar to certain specified procedures

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Anastomotic failure of flap
  • Blockage of esophageal tubal prosthesis
  • Breast implant protrusion
  • Complication associated with saline breast implant
  • Complication associated with silicone gel breast implant
  • Complication of breast implant surgery
  • Complication of catheter
  • Complication of intraocular lens implant
  • Complication of retained tympanic ventilation tube
  • Delayed healing of skin donor site
  • Dislocated capsular tension ring
  • Disorder of gastrointestinal prostheses or implants
  • Disorder of implanted esophageal antireflux device
  • Disorder of intraocular lens
  • Disorders of prostheses and implants of the eye
  • Disorders of skin grafts and flaps
  • Displacement of biliary stent
  • Displacement of esophageal antireflux device
  • Finding of gastrointestinal device
  • Finding of prosthesis of eyeball
  • Fractured maxillofacial prosthesis
  • Internal prosthetic device causing embolism
  • Internal prosthetic device causing fibrosis
  • Internal prosthetic device causing pain
  • Internal prosthetic device causing stenosis
  • Internal prosthetic device causing thrombus
  • Leakage of breast implant
  • Malfunction of valve of tissue expander
  • Obstruction of nasogastric tube
  • Pain from breast implant
  • Partial thickness flap loss
  • Primary failure of corneal graft after penetrating keratoplasty
  • Unstable artificial eye
  • Venous insufficiency of flap
  • Venous thrombosis of flap
  • YAG laser pit in intraocular lens

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