Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 900.03
Injury to internal carotid artery
  • Short description: INJ INTERNAL CAROTID ART.
  • ICD-9-CM 900.03 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 900.03 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 900.03.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 900.03: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Injury of left intracranial carotid
  • Injury of left intracranial carotid with loss of consciousness
  • Injury of left intracranial carotid with loss of consciousness and death
  • Injury of left intracranial carotid with no loss of consciousness
  • Injury of right intracranial carotid
  • Injury of right intracranial carotid with loss of consciousness
  • Injury of right intracranial carotid with loss of consciousness and death
  • Injury of right intracranial carotid with no loss of consciousness
  • Left intracranial carotid injury
  • Left intracranial carotid injury w LOC
  • Left intracranial carotid injury w LOC and death
  • Left intracranial carotid injury with loss of consciousness
  • Left intracranial carotid injury with loss of consciousness and death
  • Left intracranial carotid injury without loss of consciousness
  • Left intracranial carotid injury wo LOC
  • Right intracranial carotid injury
  • Right intracranial carotid injury w LOC
  • Right intracranial carotid injury w LOC and death
  • Right intracranial carotid injury with loss of consciousness
  • Right intracranial carotid injury with loss of consciousness and death
  • Right intracranial carotid injury without loss of consciousness
  • Right intracranial carotid injury wo LOC
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 900.03 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S15.009A Unspecified injury of unspecified carotid artery, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 900.03:
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