ICD 9 CM Codes

996.67 Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other internal orthopedic device, implant, and graft
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  996.67    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '996.67' 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
996.67 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T84.60XA Infection and inflammatory reaction due to internal fixation device of unspecified site, initial encounter
GEMS
996.67 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T84.7XXA Infection and inflammatory reaction due to other internal orthopedic prosthetic devices, implants and grafts, initial encounter
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.996.67.'
bone growth stimulator
infection or inflammation
orthopedic NEC
Applies To
Bone growth stimulator (electrode)
Internal fixation device (pin) (rod) (screw)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 996.67 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.