Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 803.00
Other closed skull fracture without mention of intracranial injury, unspecified state of consciousness
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 803.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 803.00 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 803.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S02.91XA Unspecified fracture of skull, initial encounter for closed fracture
Approximate Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of skull
  • Closed skull fracture without intracranial injury
  • Crush injury of head
  • Crush injury of skull
  • Crushing injury of skull
  • Depressed fracture of skull
  • Fracture of bone of head
  • Fracture of skull
  • Fracture of skull and facial bones
  • Fractures involving head with neck
  • Multiple fractures involving skull and facial bones
  • Multiple fractures of skull
  • Skull fracture
  • Skull fx
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