Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V15.52
Personal history of traumatic brain injury
  • Short description: Hx traumatc brain injury.
  • ICD-9-CM V15.52 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 V15.52 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 V15.52.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V15.52: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • History of closed head injury
  • History of head injury
  • History of open head injury
  • History of traumatic brain injury
  • Hx of closed head injury
  • Hx of open head injury
  • Hx of traumatic brain injury
V15.52 Excludes
  • personal history of cerebrovascular accident (cerebral infarction) without residual deficits (V12.54)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V15.52 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z87.820 Personal history of traumatic brain injury
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V15.52:
  • History (personal) of
    • injury NEC V15.59
      • traumatic brain V15.52
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