Fracture of skull and facial bones S02-

  • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
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  • any associated intracranial injury (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S06
    • S06.0 Concussion
    • S06.1 Traumatic cerebral edema
    • S06.2 Diffuse traumatic brain injury
    • S06.3 Focal traumatic brain injury
    • S06.4 Epidural hemorrhage
    • S06.5 Traumatic subdural hemorrhage
    • S06.6 Traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
    • S06.8 Other specified intracranial injuries
    • S06.9 Unspecified intracranial injury
    • S06.A Traumatic brain compression and herniation
  • S02.0- Fracture of vault of skull
  • S02.1- Fracture of base of skull
  • S02.2- Fracture of nasal bones
  • S02.3- Fracture of orbital floor
  • S02.4- Fracture of malar, maxillary and zygoma bones
  • S02.5- Fracture of tooth (traumatic)
  • S02.6- Fracture of mandible
  • S02.8- Fractures of other specified skull and facial bones
  • S02.9- Fracture of unspecified skull and facial bones