2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 945.50
Deep necrosis of underlying tissues [deep third degree] with loss of a body part, of lower limb [leg], unspecified site
- Short description: 3 deg brn w loss-leg NOS.
- ICD-9-CM 945.50 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 945.50 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 945.50.
- More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 945.50: 2013 2014.
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM T24.309A Burn of third degree of unspecified site of unspecified lower limb, except ankle and foot, initial encounter
- 2014 ICD-10-CM T24.709A Corrosion of third degree of unspecified site of unspecified lower limb, except ankle and foot, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index
entries containing back-references to 945.50
- Burn (acid) (cathode ray) (caustic) (chemical) (electric heating appliance) (electricity) (fire) (flame) (hot liquid or object) (irradiation) (lime) (radiation) (steam) (thermal) (x-ray) 949.0