2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 851.70
Cerebellar or brain stem laceration with open intracranial wound, unspecified state of consciousness
- Short description: Cerebel lacer w open wnd.
- ICD-9-CM 851.70 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 851.70 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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can be converted using the following scenario:
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S06.370A Contusion, laceration, and hemorrhage of cerebellum without loss of consciousness, initial encounter
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S06.380A Contusion, laceration, and hemorrhage of brainstem without loss of consciousness, initial encounter
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S01.90XA Unspecified open wound of unspecified part of head, initial encounter