ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 951.8

Injury cranial nerve NEC

Diagnosis Code 951.8

ICD-9: 951.8
Short Description: Injury cranial nerve NEC
Long Description: Injury to other specified cranial nerves
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 951.8

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Injury to nerves and spinal cord (950-957)
      • 951 Injury to other cranial nerve(s)

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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