Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 800.45
Closed fracture of vault of skull with intracranial injury of other and unspecified nature, with prolonged [more than 24 hours] loss of consciousness, without return to pre-existing conscious level
  • Short description: Cl skul vlt fx-deep coma.
  • ICD-9-CM 800.45 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 800.45 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 800.45.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 800.45: 2013 2014.
800.45 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S02.0XXA Fracture of vault of skull, initial encounter for closed fracture
  • With:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.896A Other specified intracranial injury with loss of consciousness greater than 24 hours without return to pre-existing conscious level with patient surviving, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.897A Other specified intracranial injury with loss of consciousness of any duration with death due to brain injury prior to regaining consciousness, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.898A Other specified intracranial injury with loss of consciousness of any duration with death due to other cause prior to regaining consciousness, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.9X6A Unspecified intracranial injury with loss of consciousness greater than 24 hours without return to pre-existing conscious level with patient surviving, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.9X7A Unspecified intracranial injury with loss of consciousness of any duration with death due to brain injury prior to regaining consciousness, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S06.9X8A Unspecified intracranial injury with loss of consciousness of any duration with death due to other cause prior to regaining consciousness, initial encounter
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