2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 999.33
Local infection due to central venous catheter
- Short description: Lcl inf dt cen ven cth.
- ICD-9-CM 999.33 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 999.33 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 999.33.
- More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 999.33: 2013 2014.
- Exit or insertion site infection
- Local infection due to:
- Hickman catheter
- peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC)
- portacath (port-a-cath)
- triple lumen catheter
- umbilical venous catheter
- Port or reservoir infection
- Tunnel infection
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM T80.212A Local infection due to central venous catheter, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index
entries containing back-references to 999.33
- infection and inflammation
- due to (presence of) any device, implant or graft classified to 996.0-996.5 NEC 996.60
- Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
- due to or resulting from
- central venous catheter (see also Complications, due to, catheter, central venous) 999.31
- bloodstream 999.32
- localized 999.33
- device, implant, or graft (any) (presence of) - see Complications, infection and inflammation, due to (presence of) any device, implant, or graft classified to 996.0-996.5 NEC
- injection, inoculation, infusion, transfusion, or vaccination (prophylactic) (therapeutic) 999.39
- injury NEC - see Wound, open, by site, complicated
- surgery 998.59
- exit site 999.33
- insertion site 999.33
- port 999.33
- reservoir 999.33
- tunnel 999.33