Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V49.77
Hip amputation status
  • Short description: STATUS AMPUT HIP.
  • ICD-9-CM V49.77 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V49.77 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: V49.77 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z89.629 Acquired absence of unspecified hip joint
Approximate Synonyms
  • History of left hip disarticulation
  • History of of left hip disarticulation
  • History of of right hip disarticulation
  • History of right hip disarticulation
  • Hx of left hip disarticulation
  • Hx of right hip disarticulation
Applies To
  • Disarticulation of hip
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