ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 863.43

Descending colon inj-cl

Diagnosis Code 863.43

ICD-9: 863.43
Short Description: Descending colon inj-cl
Long Description: Injury to descending [left] colon, without mention of open wound into cavity
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 863.43

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Internal injury of chest, abdomen, and pelvis (860-869)
      • 863 Injury to gastrointestinal tract

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