Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V49.74
Ankle amputation status
  • Short description: Status amput ankle.
  • ICD-9-CM V49.74 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 V49.74 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 V49.74.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V49.74: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • History of left ankle amputation
  • History of of left ankle amputation
  • History of of right ankle amputation
  • History of right ankle amputation
  • Hx of left ankle amputation
  • Hx of right ankle amputation
Applies To
  • Disarticulation of ankle
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V49.74 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z89.449 Acquired absence of unspecified ankle
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