Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 806.30
Open fracture of t1-t6 level with unspecified spinal cord injury
  • Short description: T1-t6 fx-op/cord inj NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 806.30 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 806.30 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 806.30.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 806.30: 2012 2013 2014.
Choose one of the following scenarios to represent 806.30:
Scenario 1
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S24.101A Unspecified injury at T1 level of thoracic spinal cord, initial encounter
  • With:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S22.019B Unspecified fracture of first thoracic vertebra, initial encounter for open fracture
Scenario 2
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S24.102A Unspecified injury at T2-T6 level of thoracic spinal cord, initial encounter
  • With:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S22.029B Unspecified fracture of second thoracic vertebra, initial encounter for open fracture
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S22.039B Unspecified fracture of third thoracic vertebra, initial encounter for open fracture
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S22.049B Unspecified fracture of fourth thoracic vertebra, initial encounter for open fracture
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S22.059B Unspecified fracture of T5-T6 vertebra, initial encounter for open fracture
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