ICD 9 CM Codes

996.02 Mechanical complication due to heart valve prosthesis
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  996.02    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '996.02' 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.
GEMS
996.02 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T82.01XA Breakdown (mechanical) of heart valve prosthesis, initial encounter
GEMS
996.02 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T82.03XA Leakage of heart valve prosthesis, initial encounter
GEMS
996.02 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T82.02XA Displacement of heart valve prosthesis, initial encounter
GEMS
996.02 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T82.09XA Other mechanical complication of heart valve prosthesis, initial encounter
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.996.02.'
artificial heart valve
heart valve prosthesis
intracardiac ball valve prosthesis
lethal ball, prosthetic heart valve
silicone rubber poppet (prosthetic valve)
Variance, lethal ball, prosthetic heart valve
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 996.02 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.