Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 910.1
Abrasion or friction burn of face neck and scalp except eye infected
  • Short description: Abrasion head-infected.
  • ICD-9-CM 910.1 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 910.1 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 910.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 910.1: 2012 2013 2014.
910.1 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S00.90XA Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified part of head, initial encounter
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S10.91XA Abrasion of unspecified part of neck, initial encounter
  • With:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L08.89 Other specified local infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
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