ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 916.0

Abrasion hip & leg

Diagnosis Code 916.0

ICD-9: 916.0
Short Description: Abrasion hip & leg
Long Description: Abrasion or friction burn of hip, thigh, leg, and ankle, without mention of infection
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 916.0

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Superficial injury (910-919)
      • 916 Superficial injury of hip, thigh, leg, and ankle

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of ankle without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of hip without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of lower leg without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of lower limb without infection
  • Abrasion and/or friction burn of thigh without infection
  • Abrasion of lower limb
  • Abrasion, ankle
  • Abrasion, hip
  • Abrasion, knee
  • Abrasion, lower leg
  • Abrasion, thigh

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