897.2 AMPUT ABOVE KNEE, UNILAT

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 897.2

Short Description: Amput above knee, unilat

Long Description: Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), unilateral, at or above knee, without mention of complication

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Open wound of lower limb (890-897)
      • 897 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial)
        • 897.2 Amput above knee, unilat

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 897.2 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Amputation
    • leg 897.4
      • at or above knee 897.2
        • complicated 897.3

Crosswalk Information

The code 897.2 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
897.2 Right Arrow S78.019A Complete traumatic amputation at unsp hip joint, init encntr
S78.029A Partial traumatic amputation at unsp hip joint, init encntr
S78.119A Complete traumatic amp at level betw unsp hip and knee, init
S78.129A Partial traumatic amp at level betw unsp hip and knee, init
S78.919A Complete traum amp of unsp hip and thigh, level unsp, init
S78.929A Partial traum amp of unsp hip and thigh, level unsp, init
S88.019A Complete traumatic amp at knee level, unsp lower leg, init
S88.029A Partial traumatic amp at knee level, unsp lower leg, init
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 897.0 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), unilateral, below knee, without mention of complication
2 897.1 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), unilateral, below knee, complicated
3 897.3 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), unilateral, at or above knee, complicated
4 897.4 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), unilateral, level not specified, without mention of complication
5 897.5 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), unilateral, level not specified, complicated
6 897.6 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), bilateral [any level]), without mention of complication
7 897.7 Traumatic amputation of leg(s) (complete) (partial), bilateral [any level], complicated

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