Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.03
Mechanical complication due to coronary bypass graft
  • Short description: MALFUNC CORON BYPASS GRF.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.03 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.03 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 996.03.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 996.03: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Mechanical breakdown of CABG
  • Mechanical breakdown of coronary artery bypass graft
  • Mechanical complication due to CABG
  • MECHANICAL COMPLICATION DUE TO CORONARY BYPASS GRAFT
996.03 Excludes
  • atherosclerosis of graft (414.02, 414.03)
  • embolism [occlusion NOS] [thrombus] of graft (996.72)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.03 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.211A Breakdown (mechanical) of coronary artery bypass graft, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.212A Displacement of coronary artery bypass graft, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.213A Leakage of coronary artery bypass graft, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.218A Other mechanical complication of coronary artery bypass graft, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.03:
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