2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 944.51
Deep necrosis of underlying tissues due to burn (deep third degree) of single digit (finger (nail)) other than thumb with loss of finger
- Short description: 3rd burn w loss-finger.
- ICD-9-CM 944.51 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 944.51 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T23.329A Burn of third degree of unspecified single finger (nail) except thumb, initial encounter
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T23.729A Corrosion of third degree of unspecified single finger (nail) except thumb, initial encounter