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Table 5 ICD-9 codes for postoperative in-hospital complications

From: Outcome comparison between percutaneous cholecystostomy and cholecystectomy: a 10-year population-based analysis

Complications ICD-9 Codes
Mechanical wound complications 998.12, 998.13, 998.3, 998.6, and 998.83
Infections 998.5, 998.51, and 998.59
Urinary complications 997.5
Pulmonary complications 512.1, 518.4, 518.5, and 997.3
Systemic complications 998.0 and 998.89
Complications during procedure 998.11, 998.2, and 998.4
Specific complications of the gallbladder/digestive system 997.4, 576.0, 998.6, 576.4, 575.5, 51.36, 51.37, 51.39, 51.71, 51.72, and 51.79
Respiratory 997.3, 997.31, 997.39
Other 998.4, 998.7, 998.8, 998.89, 998.9
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