ICD 9 CM Codes

959.09 Injury of face and neck
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  959.09    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '959.09' 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
959.09 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM S19.9XXA Unspecified injury of neck, initial encounter
GEMS
959.09 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM S09.93XA Unspecified injury of face, initial encounter
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.959.09.'
adenoid
alveolar (process)
auditory canal (external) (meatus)
auricle, auris, ear
brow
cheek
chin
ear (auricle) (canal) (drum) (external)
epiglottis
Eustachian tube
eyebrow
face (and neck)
forehead
gum
jaw
labyrinth, ear
larynx
lip
malar region
mastoid region
maxilla
middle ear
mouth
nasal
nasal (septum) (sinus)
nasopharynx
neck (and face)
nose (septum)
occipital (region) (scalp)
palate (soft)
parathyroid
parathyroid (gland)
parietal (region) (scalp)
pharynx
salivary
salivary ducts or glands
scalp
submaxillary region
submental region
supraorbital
temple
temporal region
throat
thyroid
thyroid (gland)
tongue
tonsil
tympanic
tympanum, tympanic membrane
uvula
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 959.09 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.