ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 806.10

C1-c4 fx-op/cord inj NOS

Diagnosis Code 806.10

ICD-9: 806.10
Short Description: C1-c4 fx-op/cord inj NOS
Long Description: Open fracture of C1-C4 level with unspecified spinal cord injury
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 806.10

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Fracture of spine and trunk (805-809)
      • 806 Fracture of vertebral column with spinal cord lesion

Information for Medical Professionals

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