Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 926.8
Crushing injury of multiple sites of trunk
  • Short description: MULT CRUSHING INJ TRUNK.
  • ICD-9-CM 926.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 926.8 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: 926.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S28.0XXA Crushed chest, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 926.8:
  • Crush, crushed, crushing (injury) 929.9
    • trunk 926.9
      • chest - see Injury, internal, intrathoracic organs NEC
      • internal organ - see Injury, internal, by site
      • multiple sites 926.8
      • specified site NEC 926.19
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