Non-specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 806
Fracture of vertebral column with spinal cord injury
  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 806 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
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806 Includes
  • any condition classifiable to 805 with:
    • complete or incomplete transverse lesion (of cord)
    • hematomyelia
  • injury to:
    • cauda equina
    • nerve
  • paralysis
  • paraplegia
  • quadriplegia
  • spinal concussion
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