Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 922.1
Contusion of chest wall
  • ICD-9-CM 922.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 922.1 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 922.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S20.219A Contusion of unspecified front wall of thorax, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chest wall contusion
  • Contusion of chest
  • Contusion of rib
  • Left chest wall contusion
  • Rib contusion
  • Right chest wall contusion
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 922.1:
  • Contusion (skin surface intact) 924.9
    • chest (wall) 922.1
    • costal region 922.1
    • midthoracic region 922.1
    • rib cage 922.1
    • sternal region 922.1
    • thorax 922.1
      • organ - see Injury, internal, intrathoracic
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