ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E876.5

Perfrm wrong op/right pt

Diagnosis Code E876.5

ICD-9: E876.5
Short Description: Perfrm wrong op/right pt
Long Description: Performance of wrong operation (procedure) on correct patient
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E876.5

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care (E870-E876)
      • E876 Other and unspecified misadventures during medical care
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