Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 860.2
Traumatic hemothorax without mention of open wound into thorax
  • Short description: Traum hemothorax-closed.
  • ICD-9-CM 860.2 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 860.2 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 860.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 860.2: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Major laceration of heart w hemopericardium
  • Major laceration of heart with hemopericardium
  • Mild laceration of heart with hemopericardium
  • Mod laceration of heart with hemopericardium
  • Moderate laceration of heart with hemopericardium
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 860.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S27.1XXA Traumatic hemothorax, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 860.2:
  • Hemopericardium (with effusion) 423.0
    • traumatic (see also Hemothorax, traumatic) 860.2
      • with open wound into thorax 860.3
  • Hemothorax 511.89
    • traumatic 860.2
      • with
        • open wound into thorax 860.3
        • pneumothorax 860.4
          • with open wound into thorax 860.5
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