2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 944.53
Deep necrosis of underlying tissues due to burn (deep third degree) of two or more digits of hand not including thumb with loss of fingers
- Short description: 3rd brn w loss-mult fngr.
- ICD-9-CM 944.53 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 944.53 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM T23.339A Burn of third degree of unspecified multiple fingers (nail), not including thumb, initial encounter
- 2014 ICD-10-CM T23.739A Corrosion of third degree of unspecified multiple fingers (nail), not including thumb, initial encounter