ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T79.1

Fat embolism (traumatic)

Diagnosis Code T79.1

ICD-10: T79.1
Short Description: Fat embolism (traumatic)
Long Description: Fat embolism (traumatic)
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T79.1

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Certain early complications of trauma (T79)
      • Certain early complications of trauma, NEC (T79)

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