ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V54.9

Orthopedic aftercare NOS

Diagnosis Code V54.9

ICD-9: V54.9
Short Description: Orthopedic aftercare NOS
Long Description: Unspecified orthopedic aftercare
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V54.9

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons encountering health services for specific procedures and aftercare (V50-V59)
      • V54 Other orthopedic aftercare

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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