Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.96
Complication of reattached lower extremity, other and unspecified
  • Short description: Compl reattached leg NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.96 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 996.96 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 996.96.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 996.96: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.96 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T87.1X9 Complications of reattached (part of) unspecified lower extremity
Approximate Synonyms
  • Complication of reattached left leg
  • Complication of reattached lower extremity
  • Complication of reattached right leg
  • Partial failure replanted lower leg
  • Partial failure replanted lower limb
  • Reattached left leg complication
  • Reattached right leg complication
  • Total failure replanted lower leg
  • Total failure replanted lower limb
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.96:
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