Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V43.65
Knee joint replacement
  • Short description: Joint replaced knee.
  • ICD-9-CM V43.65 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 V43.65 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 V43.65.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V43.65: 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Arthroplasty of broken left knee done
  • Arthroplasty of broken right knee done
  • Artificial knee joint present
  • Broken left knee arthroplasty
  • Broken right knee arthroplasty
  • Dislocation of left knee prosthetic joint
  • Dislocation of right knee prosthetic joint
  • Fracture of bone adjacent to left knee joint prosthesis
  • Fracture of bone adjacent to right knee joint prosthesis
  • Hematoma due to left knee arthroplasty
  • Hematoma due to right knee arthroplasty
  • History of artificial knee joint, has currently
  • History of bilat knee arthroplasty
  • History of bilat total knee arthroplasty
  • History of bilateral knee arthroplasties
  • History of bilateral knee arthroplasty
  • History of bilateral total knee arthroplasties
  • History of bilateral total knee arthroplasty
  • History of implantation of artificial left knee joint
  • History of implantation of artificial right knee joint
  • History of infected total knee arthroplasty (artificial knee joint)
  • History of infected total knee arthroplasty with retained component
  • History of left knee arthroplasty
  • History of left knee replacement
  • History of left total knee arthroplasty
  • History of left total knee replacement
  • History of revision of left total knee arthroplasty
  • History of revision of right total knee arthroplasty
  • History of right knee arthroplasty
  • History of right knee replacement
  • History of right total knee arthroplasty
  • History of right total knee replacement
  • History of total knee arthroplasty
  • HX of artificial knee joint, has currently
  • Hx of bilat knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of bilat total knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of infected total knee arthroplasty, retained component
  • Hx of left knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of left total knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of revision of left total knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of revision of right total knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of right knee arthroplasty
  • Hx of right total knee arthroplasty
  • HX of total knee arthroplasty
  • Infection of left knee prosthetic joint
  • Infection of right knee prosthetic joint
  • Infection of total knee joint prosthesis
  • Infection of unicondylar knee joint prosthesis
  • Left knee arthroplasty articular bearing surface wear
  • Left knee arthroplasty dislocation
  • Left knee arthroplasty failure
  • Left knee arthroplasty infection
  • Left knee arthroplasty malposition
  • Left knee arthroplasty mechanical loosening
  • Left knee arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Left knee arthroplasty subluxation
  • Left knee periprosthetic fracture
  • Left knee periprosthetic fx
  • Loosening of left knee joint prosthesis
  • Loosening of right knee joint prosthesis
  • Loosening of unicondylar knee replacement
  • Malposition of left knee prosthetic joint
  • Malposition of right knee prosthetic joint
  • Mechanical failure of left knee prosthetic joint
  • Mechanical failure of right knee prosthetic joint
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to left knee joint prosthesis
  • Osteolysis of bone adjacent to right knee joint prosthesis
  • Pain due to left knee arthroplasty
  • Pain due to right knee arthroplasty
  • Right knee arthroplasty articular bearing surface wear
  • Right knee arthroplasty dislocation
  • Right knee arthroplasty failure
  • Right knee arthroplasty infection
  • Right knee arthroplasty malposition
  • Right knee arthroplasty mechanical loosening
  • Right knee arthroplasty periprosthetic osteolysis
  • Right knee arthroplasty subluxation
  • Right knee periprosthetic fracture
  • Right knee periprosthetic fx
  • Subluxation of left knee joint prosthesis
  • Subluxation of right knee joint prosthesis
  • Wear of articular bearing surface of left knee prosthetic joint
  • Wear of articular bearing surface of right knee prosthetic joint
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V43.65 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Z96.659 Presence of unspecified artificial knee joint
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V43.65:
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