2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 851.50
Cerebellar or brain stem contusion with open intracranial wound, unspecified state of consciousness
- Short description: Cerebel contus w opn wnd.
- ICD-9-CM 851.50 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 851.50 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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can be converted using the following scenario:
- 2015 ICD-10-CM S06.370A Contusion, laceration, and hemorrhage of cerebellum without loss of consciousness, initial encounter
- 2015 ICD-10-CM S06.380A Contusion, laceration, and hemorrhage of brainstem without loss of consciousness, initial encounter
- 2015 ICD-10-CM S01.90XA Unspecified open wound of unspecified part of head, initial encounter