PREVIOUS INDEX JOINT SURGERY TYPE (ANKLE REPLACEMENT)

The type of previous surgery undertaken on the index joint that is subject to Primary Ankle Replacement Surgery.

Format / Length

an1

Permitted Codes

Code Description

6

Not Available

1

None

3

Internal Fixation

2

Distal Tibial Osteotomy

4

Arthrodesis

5

Other (not listed)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly PREVIOUS SURGERY TYPE (ANKLE JOINT)
Plural PREVIOUS INDEX JOINT SURGERY TYPES (ANKLE REPLACEMENT)