Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.45
Peri-prosthetic osteolysis
  • Short description: Periprosthetc osteolysis.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.45 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 996.45 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 996.45.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 996.45: 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Left ankle arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left elbow arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left finger arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left hip arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left knee arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left shoulder arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left wrist arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left ankle joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left elbow joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left finger joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left hip joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left knee joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left shoulder joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left wrist joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right ankle joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right elbow joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right finger joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right hip joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right knee joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right shoulder joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right wrist joint prosthesis
  • Right ankle arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right elbow arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right finger arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right hip arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right knee arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right shoulder arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right wrist arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to identify major osseous defect, if applicable (731.3)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.45 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM T84.059A Periprosthetic osteolysis of unspecified internal prosthetic joint, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.45:
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