Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 816.00
Closed fracture of phalanx or phalanges of hand unspecified
  • Short description: Fx phalanx, hand NOS-cl.
  • ICD-9-CM 816.00 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 816.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2010 version of ICD-9-CM 816.00.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 816.00: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture finger, phalanx
  • Closed fracture of left index finger
  • Closed fracture of left little finger
  • Closed fracture of left middle finger
  • Closed fracture of left ring finger
  • Closed fracture of phalanx of finger
  • Closed fracture of phalanx of finger of left hand
  • Closed fracture of phalanx of finger of right hand
  • Closed fracture of phalanx of left thumb
  • Closed fracture of phalanx of right thumb
  • Closed fracture of physis of finger of left hand
  • Closed fracture of physis of finger of right hand
  • Closed fracture of physis of left thumb
  • Closed fracture of physis of right thumb
  • Closed fracture of right index finger
  • Closed fracture of right little finger
  • Closed fracture of right middle finger
  • Closed fracture of right ring finger
  • Closed FX finger, phalanx
  • Left finger fracture
  • Left finger Fx
  • Left finger physeal fracture
  • Left finger physeal Fx
  • Left index finger fracture
  • Left index finger Fx
  • Left little finger fracture
  • Left little finger Fx
  • Left middle finger fracture
  • Left middle finger Fx
  • Left ring finger fracture
  • Left ring finger Fx
  • Left thumb fracture
  • Left thumb Fx
  • Left thumb physeal fracture
  • Left thumb physeal Fx
  • Right finger fracture
  • Right finger Fx
  • Right finger physeal fracture
  • Right finger physeal Fx
  • Right index finger fracture
  • Right index finger Fx
  • Right little finger fracture
  • Right little finger Fx
  • Right middle finger fracture
  • Right middle finger Fx
  • Right ring finger fracture
  • Right ring finger Fx
  • Right thumb fracture
  • Right thumb Fx
  • Right thumb physeal fracture
  • Right thumb physeal Fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 816.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S62.509A Fracture of unspecified phalanx of unspecified thumb, initial encounter for closed fracture
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S62.609A Fracture of unspecified phalanx of unspecified finger, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 816.00:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • finger(s), of one hand (closed) (see also Fracture, phalanx, hand) 816.00
    • thumb (and finger(s)) of one hand (closed) (see also Fracture, phalanx, hand) 816.00
      • with metacarpal bone(s) of same hand 817.0
      • metacarpal(s) - see Fracture, metacarpus
      • open 816.10
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