- Chapter 18
- Section V60-V69
- Code V64.42
ICD-9-CM Code V64.42
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Long ICD9 Description: Thoracoscopic surgical procedure converted to open procedure
Short ICD9 Description: Thoracoscop conv to open
V64.4 - Closed surgical procedure converted to open procedure