ICD 9 CM Codes

996.59 Mechanical complication due to other implant and internal device, not elsewhere classfied
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  996.59    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '996.59' 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
996.59 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T85.590A Other mechanical complication of bile duct prosthesis, initial encounter
GEMS
996.59 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T85.692A Other mechanical complication of permanent sutures, initial encounter
GEMS
996.59 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T85.398A Other mechanical complication of other ocular prosthetic devices, implants and grafts, initial encounter
GEMS
996.59 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T85.698A Other mechanical complication of other specified internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts, initial encounter
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.996.59.'
bile duct
catheter NEC
chin
device NEC
electrode NEC
eye implant (ball) (globe)
eye implant (orbital)
implant NEC
mechanical
mechanical NEC (see also Complications, mechanical)
mesh (reinforcing)
nonabsorbable surgical material
orbital globe
pacemaker NEC
prosthesis NEC
prosthetic NEC
reimplant NEC
shunt NEC
specified NEC
stent NEC
tooth
Applies To
Nonabsorbable surgical material NOS
Prosthetic implant in:
bile duct
chin
orbit of eye
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 996.59 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.