Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 945.31
Full-thickness skin loss due to burn (third degree nos) of toe(s) (nail)
  • Short description: 3RD DEG BURN TOE.
  • ICD-9-CM 945.31 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 945.31 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 945.31.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Third degree burn of left toe
  • Third degree burn of right toe
  • Third degree burn of toe of left foot
  • Third degree burn of toe of right foot (disorder)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 945.31 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T25.339A Burn of third degree of unspecified toe(s) (nail), initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T25.739A Corrosion of third degree of unspecified toe(s) (nail), initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 945.31:
  • Burn (acid) (cathode ray) (caustic) (chemical) (electric heating appliance) (electricity) (fire) (flame) (hot liquid or object) (irradiation) (lime) (radiation) (steam) (thermal) (x-ray) 949.0
    • toe (nail) (subungual) 945.01
      • with
        • lower limb(s) - see Burn, leg, multiple sites
      • first degree 945.11
      • second degree 945.21
      • third degree 945.31
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