I96 - Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

Code

I96 - Gangrene, not elsewhere classified
[Billable]

Includes

  • Gangrenous cellulitis

Not Coded Here

  • gangrene in atherosclerosis of native arteries of the extremities (I70.26)
  • gangrene in hernia (K40.1, K40.4, K41.1, K41.4, K42.1, K43.1-, K44.1, K45.1, K46.1)
  • gangrene in other peripheral vascular diseases (I73.-)
  • gangrene of certain specified sites - see Alphabetical Index
  • gas gangrene (A48.0)
  • pyoderma gangrenosum (L88)

Not Included Here

  • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)

Code Tree

I00-I99 - Diseases of the circulatory system
  • I95-I99 - Other and unspecified disorders of the circulatory system
    • I95 - Hypotension
    • I96 - Gangrene, not elsewhere classified
    • I97 - Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of circulatory system, not elsewhere classified
    • I99 - Other and unspecified disorders of circulatory system

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