ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V44.9

Artif open status NOS

Diagnosis Code V44.9

ICD-9: V44.9
Short Description: Artif open status NOS
Long Description: Unspecified artificial opening status
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V44.9

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons with a condition influencing their health status (V40-V49)
      • V44 Artificial opening status

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z93.9 - Artificial opening status, unspecified

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