2024 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S06.8A1
Primary blast injury of brain, not elsewhere classified with loss of consciousness of 30 minutes or less
The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from block Intracranial injury (S06). Use the following options for the aplicable episode of care:
- A - initial encounter
- D - subsequent encounter
- S - sequela
Specific Coding Applicable to Primary blast injury of brain, NEC LOC of 30 minutes or less
Non-specific codes like S06.8A1 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10-CM codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for primary blast injury of brain, nec loc of 30 minutes or less:
Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
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- Primary blast injury of brain, not elsewhere classified with brief loss of consciousness
- FY 2024 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2023 through 9/30/2024
- FY 2023 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2022 through 9/30/2023