Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 954.9
Injury to unspecified nerve of trunk excluding shoulder and pelvic girdles
  • Short description: Injury trunk nerve NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 954.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 954.9 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: 954.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S24.9XXA Injury of unspecified nerve of thorax, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S34.9XXA Injury of unspecified nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Nerve injury of abdomen
  • Nerve injury of low back
  • Nerve injury of thorax
  • Nerve injury, abdomen
  • Nerve injury, low back
  • Nerve injury, thorax
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 954.9:
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