ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V45.79

Acq absence of organ NEC

Diagnosis Code V45.79

ICD-9: V45.79
Short Description: Acq absence of organ NEC
Long Description: Other acquired absence of organ
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V45.79

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)
      • V45 Other postsurgical states

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Gallbladder absent
  • History of - organ donation
  • History of adenoidectomy
  • History of appendectomy
  • History of cholecystectomy
  • History of excision of intestinal structure
  • History of partial resection of colon
  • History of splenectomy
  • History of subtotal thyroidectomy
  • History of thyroidectomy
  • History of tonsillectomy
  • History of total lobectomy of lung
  • Post-splenectomy sepsis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V45.79 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Absence (organ or part) (complete or partial)
      • adrenal (gland) (congenital) 759.1
        • acquired V45.79
      • digestive organ(s) or tract, congenital (complete) (partial) 751.8
        • acquired V45.79
      • ear, congenital 744.09
        • acquired V45.79
      • gallbladder (acquired) V45.79
        • congenital 751.69
      • organ
        • or site
          • acquired V45.79
      • rectum (congenital) 751.2
        • acquired V45.79
      • spleen (congenital) 759.0
        • acquired V45.79
    • Chorioadenoma (destruens) (M9100/1) 236.1

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