ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 998.89

Oth spcf cmplc procd NEC

Diagnosis Code 998.89

ICD-9: 998.89
Short Description: Oth spcf cmplc procd NEC
Long Description: Other specified complications of procedures not elsewhere classified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 998.89

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified (996-999)
      • 998 Other complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified

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  • Application site pigmentation changes
  • Arteriovenous fistula hemorrhage
  • Arteriovenous fistula occlusion
  • Arteriovenous fistula rupture
  • Arteriovenous fistula stenosis
  • Axillary web syndrome
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Class III/Contaminated
  • Cholesteatoma pearl
  • Complication of anesthesia
  • Complication of laser surgery
  • Complication of refractive keratoplasty by laser surgery
  • Complication of transplanted embryo manifest in host
  • Complications of attempted introduction of embryo in embryo transfer
  • Complications of attempted introduction of fertilized ovum following in vitro fertilization
  • Corneal ectasia due to laser in situ keratomileusis
  • Corneal flap macrostriae
  • Decentered corneal stromal ablation
  • Dental prosthesis infection
  • Dry eye after laser in situ keratomileusis
  • Endotracheal tube wrongly placed during anesthetic procedure
  • Epithelial downgrowth
  • Extensive postoperative wound cellulitis
  • Failed cholangiogram
  • Failed insertion
  • Failed intubation
  • Failed laryngeal mask airway insertion
  • Failed or difficult intubation
  • Failed pancreatogram
  • Failed regional anesthesia
  • Failure of sterile precautions during abdominal paracentesis
  • Failure of sterile precautions during heart catheterization
  • Failure of sterile precautions during infusion or transfusion
  • Failure of sterile precautions during lumbar puncture
  • Failure of sterile precautions during vaccination
  • Female sterilization failure
  • Herpes simplex infection of cornea after ophthalmic surgery
  • High output stoma
  • Impaired wound healing
  • Injury to viscus during surgery
  • Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome
  • Ischemia of stoma
  • Laser-induced burn
  • Laser-induced hypopigmentation
  • Leakage of radio-opaque material
  • Ligature failure during surgical operation
  • Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during abdominal paracentesis
  • Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during aspiration of fluid or tissue, puncture and catheterization
  • Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during heart catheterization
  • Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during infusion
  • Mechanical failure of instrument or apparatus during transfusion
  • Metabolic complication of procedures
  • Neoplastic complication of procedure
  • Peripheral nerve disorder associated with repair of hernia
  • Peristomal skin complication
  • Poor siting of stoma
  • Postoperative cellulitis of surgical wound
  • Postoperative complication of wiring of sternum
  • Postoperative esophagitis
  • Postoperative profound sensorineural hearing loss
  • Postoperative rupture of the diaphragm
  • Postoperative supratip depression of nose
  • Postoperative wound cellulitis
  • Post-splenectomy leukocytosis
  • Post-splenectomy thrombocytosis
  • Post-surgical epistaxis
  • Problem with surgical scar
  • Shock therapy as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of procedure
  • Skin reaction to suture material
  • Strabismus following cataract surgery
  • Strabismus following ocular surgery
  • Subluxation of corneal flap
  • Surgical ciliated cyst
  • Suture line inflamed
  • Vasectomy failure
  • Visual system complication of procedure
  • Wound discharge of eye
  • Wound myiasis
  • Wound tenderness
  • Wrong fluid infused

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