ICD-10-CM Code for Injury of carotid artery of neck S15.0

ICD-10 code S15.0 for Injury of carotid artery of neck is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes .

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Injury of carotid artery of neck
Injury of carotid artery (common) (external) (internal, extracranial portion)
Injury of carotid artery NOS
Excludes1: injury of internal carotid artery, intracranial portion (S06.8)


Code also: any associated open wound (S11.-)

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