Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 945.19
Erythema due to burn (first degree) of multiple sites of lower limb(s)
  • Short description: 1st deg burn leg-mult.
  • ICD-9-CM 945.19 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 945.19 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 945.19.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 945.19: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Burn erythema of multiple sites of left leg except ankle and foot
  • Burn erythema of multiple sites of right leg except ankle and foot
  • Corrosion of first degree of hip and lower limb,except ankle and foot
  • First degree burn of multiple sites of left leg, except ankle and foot
  • First degree burn of multiple sites of right leg, except ankle and foot
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 945.19 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T24.199A Burn of first degree of multiple sites of unspecified lower limb, except ankle and foot, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T24.599A Corrosion of first degree of multiple sites of unspecified lower limb, except ankle and foot, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T25.199A Burn of first degree of multiple sites of unspecified ankle and foot, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T25.599A Corrosion of first degree of multiple sites of unspecified ankle and foot, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 945.19:
  • Burn (acid) (cathode ray) (caustic) (chemical) (electric heating appliance) (electricity) (fire) (flame) (hot liquid or object) (irradiation) (lime) (radiation) (steam) (thermal) (x-ray) 949.0
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