ICD-9-CM 79.20 Open reduction of fracture without internal fixation, unspecified site

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  • Includes

    from 79
    Application of cast or splint reduction with insertion of traction device (Kirschner wire) (Steinmann pin)
    2014 ICD-9-CM

    Excludes

    from 79.2
    That for separation of epiphysis (79.50-79.59)
    from 79
    External fixation alone for immobilization of fracture (93.51-93.56, 93.59)
    Internal fixation without reduction of fracture (78.50-78.59)
    Operations on:
    facial bones (76.70-76.79)
    nasal bones (21.71-21.72)
    orbit (76.78-76.79)
    skull (02.02)
    vertebrae (03.53)
    Removal of cast or splint (97.88)
    Replacement of cast or splint (97.11-97.14)
    Traction alone for reduction of fracture (93.41-93.46)
    2014 ICD-9-CM

    Code Also

    from 79
    Any:
    application of external fixator device (78.10-78.19)
    type of fixator device, if known (84.71-84.73)
    2014 ICD-9-CM
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