Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 629.31
Erosion of implanted vaginal mesh and other prosthetic materials to surrounding organ or tissue
  • Short description: Eros imp vag mesh in tis.
  • ICD-9-CM 629.31 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 629.31 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 629.31.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 629.31: 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Erosion of implanted vaginal mesh and other prosthetic materials into pelvic floor muscles
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 629.31 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T83.711A Erosion of implanted vaginal mesh and other prosthetic materials to surrounding organ or tissue, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 629.31:
  • Complications
    • genitourinary device, implant or graft NEC 996.76
      • erosion of implanted vaginal mesh 629.31
      • exposure of implanted vaginal mesh 629.32
      • infection or inflammation 996.65
        • urinary catheter, indwelling 996.64
      • mechanical (see also Complications,mechanical, by type) 996.30
  • Erosion
    • implanted vaginal mesh
      • in, into
        • pelvic floor muscles 629.31
        • surrounding organ(s) or tissue 629.31
    • vaginal prosthetic materials NEC
      • in, into
        • pelvic floor muscles 629.31
        • surrounding organ(s) or tissue 629.31
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