ICD 9 CM Codes

862.29 Injury to other specified intrathoracic organs without mention of open wound into cavity
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  862.29    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '862.29' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
862.29 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM S27.899A Unspecified injury of other specified intrathoracic organs, initial encounter
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.862.29.'
mediastinum
pleura
specified site NEC
thymus (gland)
trachea (intrathoracic)
traumatic
traumatic (post) (current)
Applies To
Pleura
Thymus gland
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 862.29 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.