Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 802.0
Closed fracture of nasal bones
  • Short description: Nasal bone fx-closed.
  • ICD-9-CM 802.0 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 802.0 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 802.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 802.0: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of naso orbital ethmoid
  • Closed FX of nasal bones
  • Nasal bone fx
  • Naso orbital ethmoid fx
  • Nose fracture
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 802.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S02.2XXA Fracture of nasal bones, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 802.0:
  • Broken
  • Crush, crushed, crushing (injury) 929.9
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • nasal (bone(s)) (closed) 802.0
      • open 802.1
      • sinus - see Fracture, skull, base
    • nose, nasal, (bone) (septum) (closed) 802.0
    • vomer (bone) 802.0
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