Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 951.0
Injury to oculomotor nerve
  • Short description: INJURY OCULOMOTOR NERVE.
  • ICD-9-CM 951.0 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 951.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Injury to left oculomotor nerve
  • Injury to right oculomotor nerve
  • Left oculomotor nerve injury
  • Oculomotor nerve injury
  • Right oculomotor nerve injury
Applies To
  • Third cranial nerve
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 951.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S04.10XA Injury of oculomotor nerve, unspecified side, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 951.0:
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