ICD-9 code 866.1 for Injury to kidney with open wound into cavity is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -INTERNAL INJURY OF THORAX, ABDOMEN, AND PELVIS (860-869).
The following fifth-digit subclassification is for use with category 866:
0 unspecified injury
1 hematoma without rupture of capsule
3 complete disruption of kidney parenchyma
Excludes: acute kidney injury (nontraumatic) (584.9)
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