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Fracture Vs Injury

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    Can anyone suggest me the ICD-9 code for -
    Crush fracture of the distal phalanx of the right great toe

    Confused if Dx should be distal phalanx fracture or crush injury.

    Regards,
    Yash

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    Both can be coded....

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    And if you knew how and where the injury occurred you could code the E-Code too.

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