Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.83
Complications of transplanted heart
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 996.83 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 996.83 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.83 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T86.20 Unspecified complication of heart transplant
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T86.21 Heart transplant rejection
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T86.22 Heart transplant failure
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cancer associated w heart transplant
  • Cardiac allograft vasculopathy
  • Cardiac transplant disorder
  • Cardiac transplant failure
  • Cardiac transplant rejection
  • Complication associated with heart-lung transplant
  • Complication of heart transplant
  • Failure of heart-lung transplant
  • Heart transplant complication
  • Heart transplant failure
  • Heart transplant infection
  • Heart transplant rejection
  • Heart-lung transplant complication
  • Heart-lung transplant failure
  • Heart-lung transplant infection
  • Heart-lung transplant rejection
  • Infection of heart transplant
  • Infection of heart-lung transplant
  • Malignant neoplasm associated with transplant
  • Post heart transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Post heart transplant neoplasia
  • Rejection of cardiac transplant
  • Rejection of heart-lung transplant
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.83:
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