Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 802.6
Closed fracture of orbital floor (blow-out)
  • Short description: Fx orbital floor-closed.
  • ICD-9-CM 802.6 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 802.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of orbital floor (non-blow out)
  • Closed fracture orbital floor, blow out type
  • Closed FX orbital floor, blow out type
  • Orbital (eye socket) fracture
  • Orbital floor blow out fx
  • Orbital floor fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 802.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S02.3XXA Fracture of orbital floor, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 802.6:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • orbit, orbital (bone) (region) (closed) 802.8
      • floor (blow-out) 802.6
      • open 802.9
      • roof - see Fracture, skull, base
      • specified part NEC 802.8
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