2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.4
Mechanical complication of internal orthopedic device implant and graft
- There are 9 ICD-9-CM codes below 996.4 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
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- complications of external orthopedic device, such as:
- Mechanical complications involving:
- external (fixation) device utilizing internal screw(s), pin(s) or other methods of fixation
- grafts of bone, cartilage, muscle, or tendon
- internal (fixation) device such as nail, plate, rod, etc.