ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T79.7

Traumatic subcutaneous emphysema

Diagnosis Code T79.7

ICD-10: T79.7
Short Description: Traumatic subcutaneous emphysema
Long Description: Traumatic subcutaneous emphysema
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T79.7

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The code T79.7 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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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