Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 854.1
Intracranial injury of other and unspecified nature with open intracranial wound
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 8 ICD-9-CM codes below 854.1 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 854.1:
  • Injury 959.9
    • intracranial (traumatic) 854.0
      • with
        • open intracranial wound 854.1
        • skull fracture - see Fracture, skull, by site
      • contusion 851.8
        • with open intracranial wound 851.9
        • brain stem 851.4
          • with open intracranial wound 851.5
        • cerebellum 851.4
          • with open intracranial wound 851.5
        • cortex (cerebral) 851.0
          • with open intracranial wound 851.2
        • hematoma - see Injury, intracranial, hemorrhage
        • hemorrhage 853.0
          • with
            • laceration - see Injury, intracranial, laceration
            • open intracranial wound 853.1
          • extradural 852.4
            • with open intracranial wound 852.5
          • subarachnoid 852.0
            • with open intracranial wound 852.1
          • subdural 852.2
            • with open intracranial wound 852.3
        • laceration 851.8
          • with open intracranial wound 851.9
          • brain stem 851.6
            • with open intracranial wound 851.7
          • cerebellum 851.6
            • with open intracranial wound 851.7
          • cortex (cerebral) 851.2
            • with open intracranial wound 851.3
        • penetrating - see Injury, eyeball, penetrating
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