Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 852.00
Subarachnoid hemorrhage following injury without open intracranial wound with state of consciousness unspecified
  • Short description: Traum subarachnoid hem.
  • ICD-9-CM 852.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 852.00 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: 852.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S06.6X0A Traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage without loss of consciousness, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage, after injury
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage, traumatic
  • Traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
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