Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 916.0
Abrasion or friction burn of hip, thigh, leg, and ankle, without mention of infection
  • Short description: Abrasion hip & leg.
  • ICD-9-CM 916.0 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 916.0 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 916.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 916.0: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abrasion (scrape) of knee
  • Abrasion AND/OR friction burn of ankle without infection
  • Abrasion AND/OR friction burn of hip without infection
  • Abrasion AND/OR friction burn of leg without infection
  • Abrasion AND/OR friction burn of thigh without infection
  • Abrasion of knee
  • Abrasion of lower limb
  • Abrasion, ankle
  • Abrasion, hip
  • Abrasion, knee
  • Abrasion, lower leg
  • Abrasion, thigh
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 916.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S70.219A Abrasion, unspecified hip, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S70.319A Abrasion, unspecified thigh, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S80.819A Abrasion, unspecified lower leg, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S90.519A Abrasion, unspecified ankle, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 916.0 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2012 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.