Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 997.9
Complications affecting other specified body systems not elsewhere classified
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 997.9 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
997.9 Excludes
  • specified complications classified elsewhere, such as:
    • broad ligament laceration syndrome (620.6)
    • postartificial menopause syndrome (627.4)
    • postoperative stricture of vagina (623.2)
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