ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 911.0

Abrasion trunk

Diagnosis Code 911.0

ICD-9: 911.0
Short Description: Abrasion trunk
Long Description: Abrasion or friction burn of trunk, without mention of infection
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 911.0

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Superficial injury (910-919)
      • 911 Superficial injury of trunk

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of abdominal wall without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of anus without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of back without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of breast without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of buttock without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of chest wall without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of flank without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of groin without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of interscapular region without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of penis without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of perineum without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of scrotum without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of testis without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of trunk without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of vagina without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of vulva without infection
  • Abrasion of genitalia
  • Abrasion of pelvic region
  • Abrasion of perineum
  • Abrasion of sacral region
  • Abrasion of skin of lower back
  • Abrasion of sternal region
  • Abrasion of trunk
  • Abrasion, abdominal wall
  • Abrasion, anus
  • Abrasion, back
  • Abrasion, breast
  • Abrasion, buttock
  • Abrasion, chest wall
  • Abrasion, flank
  • Abrasion, groin
  • Abrasion, interscapular
  • Abrasion, penis
  • Abrasion, scrotum/testis
  • Abrasion, vagina
  • Abrasion, vulva
  • Excoriation of anal skin
  • Superficial injury of flank
  • Superficial injury of interscapular region
  • Superficial injury of penis
  • Superficial injury of vagina
  • Superficial injury of vulva

Information for Patients


Wounds and Injuries

Also called: Traumatic injuries

An injury is damage to your body. It is a general term that refers to harm caused by accidents, falls, hits, weapons, and more. In the U.S., millions of people injure themselves every year. These injuries range from minor to life-threatening. Injuries can happen at work or play, indoors or outdoors, driving a car, or walking across the street.

Wounds are injuries that break the skin or other body tissues. They include cuts, scrapes, scratches, and punctured skin. They often happen because of an accident, but surgery, sutures, and stitches also cause wounds. Minor wounds usually aren't serious, but it is important to clean them. Serious and infected wounds may require first aid followed by a visit to your doctor. You should also seek attention if the wound is deep, you cannot close it yourself, you cannot stop the bleeding or get the dirt out, or it does not heal.

Other common types of injuries include

  • Bruises
  • Burns
  • Dislocations
  • Fractures
  • Sprains and strains

  • Amputation - traumatic
  • Animal bites -- self-care
  • Bleeding
  • Closed suction drain with bulb
  • Crush injury
  • Cuts and puncture wounds
  • Electrical injury
  • Gunshot wounds -- aftercare
  • Hemovac drain
  • How wounds heal
  • Human bites -- self-care
  • Laceration - sutures or staples - at home
  • Lacerations - liquid bandage
  • Nail injuries
  • Skin flaps and grafts -- self-care
  • Sterile technique
  • Sternal exploration or closure
  • Surgical wound care
  • Surgical wound care -- closed
  • Surgical wound infection - treatment
  • Wet to dry dressing changes
  • Wound care centers


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