Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 839.06
Closed dislocation sixth cervical vertebra
  • Short description: Disloc 6th cerv vert-cl.
  • ICD-9-CM 839.06 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 839.06 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: 839.06 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S13.161A Dislocation of C5/C6 cervical vertebrae, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cervical vertebral dislocation, C5/C6 level
  • Cervical vertebral dislocation, C6/C7 level
  • Cervical vertebral subluxation C5/C6
  • Cervical vertebral subluxation C6/C7
  • Cervical vertebral subluxation, C5/C6 level
  • Cervical vertebral subluxation, C6/C7 level
  • Closed dislocation C5/C6
  • Closed dislocation C6/C7
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 839.06:
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