ICD-10-CM Code for Focal traumatic brain injury S06.3

ICD-10 code S06.3 for Focal traumatic brain injury is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes .

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Focal traumatic brain injury
Use additional code, if applicable, for traumatic brain compression or herniation (S06.A-)
Excludes2: any condition classifiable to S06.4-S06.6
focal cerebral edema (S06.1)


Includes: traumatic brain injury

Excludes1: head injury NOS (S09.90)

Code also: any associated:
open wound of head (S01.-)
skull fracture (S02.-)

Use additional code, if applicable, to identify mild neurocognitive disorders due to known physiological condition (F06.7-)

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