2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 729.6
Residual foreign body in soft tissue
- Short description: Old FB in soft tissue.
- ICD-9-CM 729.6 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 729.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- Foreign body in subcutaneous tissue
- Foreign body in subq tissue
- Foreign body of soft tissue, residual
- Residual foreign body of soft tissue
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts directly to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM M79.5 Residual foreign body in soft tissue