ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 948.00

Bdy brn < 10%/3d deg NOS

Diagnosis Code 948.00

ICD-9: 948.00
Short Description: Bdy brn < 10%/3d deg NOS
Long Description: Burn [any degree] involving less than 10 percent of body surface with third degree burn, less than 10 percent or unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 948.00

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Burns (940-949)
      • 948 Burns classified according to extent of body surface involved

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Burn any degree involving less than 10 percent of body surface
  • Burn involving 1% of body surface
  • Burn involving 2% of body surface
  • Burn involving 3% of body surface
  • Burn involving 4% of body surface
  • Burn involving 5% of body surface
  • Burn involving 6% of body surface
  • Burn involving 7% of body surface
  • Burn involving 8% of body surface
  • Burn involving 9% of body surface
  • Burns classified according to percentage of body surface involved
  • Corrosions involving less than 10% of body surface

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