Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 953.4
Injury to brachial plexus
  • Short description: Brachial plexus injury.
  • ICD-9-CM 953.4 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 953.4 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 953.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 953.4: 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Injury of brachial plexus
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 953.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM S14.3XXA Injury of brachial plexus, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 953.4:
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