ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 863.53

Descending colon inj-opn

Diagnosis Code 863.53

ICD-9: 863.53
Short Description: Descending colon inj-opn
Long Description: Injury to descending [left] colon, with open wound into cavity
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 863.53

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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