Amputation

From CCMDB Wiki
CCI component 2 codes - what was done
Procedure: Amputation
CCI 2 code: 93
CCI Collection Mode: CCI collect each

This procedure is a part of CCI Collection. This is one of the CCI component 2 codes - what was done.

Additional Info

  • It refers to medical removal of an external body structure -- most often digit or limb, but includes ear, nose, etc.
  • It must be distinguished from removal of an internal body part, for which you use one of the "Excision" codes.
  • To code amputations in the past, use the code Past history, loss of limb(s) as applicable

Collecting "CCI collect each" items

Px Date for patients who move

See Px Date#Moves

Alternate CCIs to consider coding instead or in addition

Related ICD10 Codes

(enter links to ICD10 codes that would likely go with this CCI procedure, but only in case of close relation, ie not every dx that might require this procedure)

Related Articles

Related articles:


CCI_Picklist CCI component 1 codes - what organ was something done to CCI component 2 codes - what was done