Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 801.74
Open fracture of base of skull with subarachnoid subdural and extradural hemorrhage with prolonged (more than 24 hours) loss of consciousness and return to pre-existing conscious level
  • Short description: OP SKL BASE FX-PROL COMA.
  • ICD-9-CM 801.74 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 801.74 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 801.74.
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801.74 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S02.10XB Unspecified fracture of base of skull, initial encounter for open fracture
  • With:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.4X5A Epidural hemorrhage with loss of consciousness greater than 24 hours with return to pre-existing conscious level, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.5X5A Traumatic subdural hemorrhage with loss of consciousness greater than 24 hours with return to pre-existing conscious level, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.6X5A Traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage with loss of consciousness greater than 24 hours with return to pre-existing conscious level, initial encounter
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