- Chapter 18
- Section V40-V49
- Code V44.5
ICD-9-CM Code V44.5
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NON-BILLABLE ICD-9 CODE
Non-Billable Code Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
Long ICD9 Description: Cystostomy status
Short ICD9 Description: None specified
V44 - Artificial opening status