Short description: Finger injury NOS. ICD-9-CM 959.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 959.5 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). Not Valid for Submission. ICD-9 959.4 is a legacy non-billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of hand, except finger injury. This code was replaced on September 30, 2015 by its ICD-10 equivalent.
ICD-9 code 959.5 for Other and unspecified injury to finger is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -CERTAIN TRAUMATIC COMPLICATIONS AND UNSPECIFIED INJURIES (958-959). Doctors give trusted, helpful answers on causes, diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, and more: Dr. Nguyen on icd 9 code for thumb pain: Is needed for coding. If it is only documented as neuropathic pain use code 729.2 (nerve pain).
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