ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 851.01

Cortex contusion-no coma

Diagnosis Code 851.01

ICD-9: 851.01
Short Description: Cortex contusion-no coma
Long Description: Cortex (cerebral) contusion without mention of open intracranial wound, with no loss of consciousness
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 851.01

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Intracranial injury, excluding those with skull fracture (850-854)
      • 851 Cerebral laceration and contusion
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