Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V45.87
Transplanted organ removal status
  • Short description: TRNSPLNT ORGN REM STATUS.
  • ICD-9-CM V45.87 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V45.87 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: V45.87 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z98.85 Transplanted organ removal status
Approximate Synonyms
  • History of cornea graft failure
  • History of failure of cornea graft
  • History of removal of transplanted organ
  • History of transplanted organ removal
  • Hx of cornea graft failure
  • Hx of transplanted organ removal
V45.87 Excludes
  • encounter for removal of transplanted organ - code to complication of transplanted organ (996.80-996.89)
Applies To
  • Transplanted organ previously removed due to complication, failure, rejection or infection
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V45.87:
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