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Other and unspecified cerebral laceration and contusion without open intracranial wound with moderate (1-24 hours) loss of consciousness (851.83)

ICD-9 code 851.83 for Other and unspecified cerebral laceration and contusion without open intracranial wound with moderate (1-24 hours) loss of consciousness is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -INTRACRANIAL INJURY, EXCLUDING THOSE WITH SKULL FRACTURE (850-854).

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Other and unspecified cerebral laceration and contusion without open intracranial wound with moderate (1-24 hours) loss of consciousness

[0-6,9]

Brain (membrane) NOS

Requires fifth digit. See beginning of section 850-854 for codes and definitions.

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