Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.87
Complications of transplanted intestine
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 996.87 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 996.87 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: 996.87 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T86.850 Intestine transplant rejection
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T86.851 Intestine transplant failure
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T86.859 Unspecified complication of intestine transplant
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cancer associated w intestine transplant
  • Complication of transplanted intestine
  • Complication of transplanted intestines
  • Failure of intestinal transplant
  • Infection of intestinal transplant
  • Intestine transplant complication
  • Intestine transplant failure
  • Intestine transplant infection
  • Intestine transplant rejection
  • Malignant neoplasm associated with transplant
  • Post intestinal transplant neoplasia
  • Post intestine transplant lymphoprolif disorder
  • Post intestine transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Rejection of intestinal transplant
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.87:
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