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Performance of wrong operation (procedure) on correct patient (E876.5)

ICD-9 code E876.5 for Performance of wrong operation (procedure) on correct patient is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -MISADVENTURES TO PATIENTS DURING SURGICAL AND MEDICAL CARE (E870-E876).

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