Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.04
Mechanical complication of automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator
  • Short description: Mch cmp autm mplnt dfbrl.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.04 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 996.04 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2010 version of ICD-9-CM 996.04.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 996.04: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Biventricular AICD malfunction
  • Biventricular aicd mechanical malfunction
  • Disorder of implantable defibrillator
  • Disorder of implanted cardiac defibrillator electrode
  • Disorder of implanted defibrillator generator
  • High threshold for implanted defibrillator
  • Implanted defibrillator electrode displacement
  • Implanted defibrillator electrode lead displacement
  • Implanted defibrillator electrode lead fracture
  • Implanted defibrillator generator failure
  • Inappropriate shocks from implanted defibrillator
  • Malfunction of biventricular automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator
  • Mechanical malfunction of biventricular automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.04 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.110A Breakdown (mechanical) of cardiac electrode, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.111A Breakdown (mechanical) of cardiac pulse generator (battery), initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.120A Displacement of cardiac electrode, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.121A Displacement of cardiac pulse generator (battery), initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.190A Other mechanical complication of cardiac electrode, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.191A Other mechanical complication of cardiac pulse generator (battery), initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.04:
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