Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V49.73
Foot amputation status
  • Short description: Status amput foot.
  • ICD-9-CM V49.73 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V49.73 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 V49.73.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V49.73: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V49.73 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z89.439 Acquired absence of unspecified foot
Approximate Synonyms
  • History of amputation foot
  • History of amputation of foot
  • History of amputation of left foot
  • History of left foot amputation
  • History of of left foot amputation
  • History of of right foot amputation
  • History of right foot amputation
  • HX of amputation foot
  • Hx of left foot amputation
  • Hx of right foot amputation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V49.73:
  • Absence (organ or part) (complete or partial)
    • foot (acquired) V49.73
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