ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 923.20

Contusion of hand(s)

Diagnosis Code 923.20

ICD-9: 923.20
Short Description: Contusion of hand(s)
Long Description: Contusion of hand(s)
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 923.20

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Contusion with intact skin surface (920-924)
      • 923 Contusion of upper limb

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 923.20 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Black
      • palm 923.20
    • Contusion (skin surface intact) 924.9
      • hand(s) (except fingers alone) 923.20
      • wrist 923.21
        • with hand(s), except finger(s) alone 923.20
    • Tache noir 923.20
    • Talon noir 924.20
      • hand 923.20

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