Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.39
Other mechanical complication of genitourinary device implant and graft
  • Short description: Malfunc gu dev/graft NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.39 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 996.39 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 996.39.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 996.39: 2012 2013 2014.
996.39 Excludes
  • complications due to:
    • external stoma of urinary tract (997.5)
    • internal anastomosis of urinary tract (997.5)
Applies To
  • Cystostomy catheter
  • Prosthetic reconstruction of vas deferens
  • Repair (graft) of ureter without mention of resection
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.39 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T83.090A Other mechanical complication of cystostomy catheter, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T83.198A Other mechanical complication of other urinary devices and implants, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T83.29XA Other mechanical complication of graft of urinary organ, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T83.498A Other mechanical complication of other prosthetic devices, implants and grafts of genital tract, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.39:
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