Non-specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 854
Intracranial injury of other and unspecified nature
  • There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 854 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
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854 Includes
  • injury:
    • brain NOS
    • cavernous sinus
    • intracranial
    • traumatic brain NOS
854 Excludes
  • any condition classifiable to 850-853
  • head injury NOS (959.01)
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