Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 923.3
Contusion of finger
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 923.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 923.3 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: 923.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S60.00XA Contusion of unspecified finger without damage to nail, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S60.019A Contusion of unspecified thumb without damage to nail, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S60.10XA Contusion of unspecified finger with damage to nail, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hematoma, subungual
  • Left finger contusion
  • Left finger subungual hematoma
  • Left index finger contusion
  • Left index finger subungual hematoma
  • Left little finger contusion
  • Left little finger subungual hematoma
  • Left middle finger contusion
  • Left middle finger subungual hematoma
  • Left ring finger contusion
  • Left ring finger subungual hematoma
  • Left thumb contusion
  • Left thumb subungual hematoma
  • Right finger contusion
  • Right finger subungual hematoma
  • Right index finger contusion
  • Right index finger subungual hematoma
  • Right little finger contusion
  • Right little finger subungual hematoma
  • Right middle finger contusion
  • Right middle finger subungual hematoma
  • Right ring finger contusion
  • Right ring finger subungual hematoma
  • Right thumb contusion
  • Right thumb subungual hematoma
  • Subungual hematoma
Applies To
  • Fingernail
  • Thumb (nail)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 923.3:
  • Contusion (skin surface intact) 924.9
    • finger(s) (nail) (subungual) 923.3
    • thumb(s) (nail) (subungual) 923.3
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