Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 808.8
Unspecified closed fracture of pelvis
  • Short description: Pelvic fracture NOS-clos.
  • ICD-9-CM 808.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 808.8 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: 808.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S32.9XXA Fracture of unspecified parts of lumbosacral spine and pelvis, initial encounter for closed fracture
Approximate Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of pelvis
  • Closed FX of pelvis
  • Fracture of pelvis
  • Pelvic fracture
  • Pelvic fx
  • Pelvis fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 808.8:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • pelvis, pelvic (bone(s)) (with visceral injury) (closed) 808.8
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