ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 997.99

Surg compl-body syst NEC

Diagnosis Code 997.99

ICD-9: 997.99
Short Description: Surg compl-body syst NEC
Long Description: Complications affecting other specified body systems, not elsewhere classified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 997.99

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (996-999)
      • 997 Complications affecting specified body systems, not elsewhere classified

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Leaking filtering bleb
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  • Mucositis following chemotherapy
  • Necrosis of stoma
  • Persistent wound pain
  • Postoperative cystoid macular edema
  • Postoperative endophthalmitis
  • Postprocedural adrenocortical
  • Postprocedural subglottic stenosis
  • Postsurgical lymphedema
  • Reproductive system complication of procedure
  • Strabismus following retinal surgery
  • Vitreous syndrome following cataract surgery
  • Vitreous touch syndrome

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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