Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V43.61
Shoulder joint replacement
  • Short description: Joint replaced shoulder.
  • ICD-9-CM V43.61 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 V43.61 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 V43.61.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V43.61: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • History of left shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of left shoulder hemiarthroplasty
  • History of left shoulder replacement
  • History of left total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of of left shoulder hemiarthroplasty
  • History of of left total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of of revision of left total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of of revision of right total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of of right shoulder hemiarthroplasty
  • History of of right total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of revision of left total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of revision of right total shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of right shoulder arthroplasty
  • History of right shoulder hemiarthroplasty
  • History of right shoulder replacement
  • History of right total shoulder arthroplasty
  • Hx of left shoulder arthroplasty
  • Hx of left shoulder hemiarthroplasty
  • Hx of left total shoulder arthroplasty
  • Hx of revision of left total shoulder arthroplasty
  • Hx of revision of right total shoulder arthroplasty
  • Hx of right shoulder arthroplasty
  • Hx of right shoulder hemiarthroplasty
  • Hx of right total shoulder arthroplasty
  • Infection of total shoulder joint prosthesis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V43.61 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z96.619 Presence of unspecified artificial shoulder joint
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V43.61:
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