Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 958.8
Other early complications of trauma
  • Short description: EARLY COMPLIC TRAUMA NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 958.8 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 958.8 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 958.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 958.8: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 958.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T79.8XXA Other early complications of trauma, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 958.8:
  • Complications
    • trauma NEC (early) 958.8
  • Meningitis (basal) (basic) (basilar) (brain) (cerebral) (cervical) (congestive) (diffuse) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (membranous) (metastatic) (nonspecific) (pontine) (progressive) (simple) (spinal) (subacute) (sympathetica) (toxic) 322.9
    • traumatic (complication of injury) 958.8
  • Pneumonia (acute) (Alpenstich) (benign) (bilateral) (brain) (cerebral) (circumscribed) (congestive) (creeping) (delayed resolution) (double) (epidemic) (fever) (flash) (fulminant) (fungoid) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (incipient) (infantile) (infectious) (infiltration) (insular) (intermittent) (latent) (lobe) (migratory) (newborn) (organized) (overwhelming) (primary) (progressive) (pseudolobar) (purulent) (resolved) (secondary) (senile) (septic) (suppurative) (terminal) (true) (unresolved) (vesicular) 486
    • traumatic (complication) (early) (secondary) 958.8
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • anterior
      • chest wall 786.52
      • compartment (tibial) 958.8
      • spinal artery 433.8
      • tibial (compartment) 958.8
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