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Hand and carpus

Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma: January 2018 - Volume 32 - Issue - p S83–S88
doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000001061
Supplement Article

Qualifications are optional and applied to the fracture code where the asterisk is located as a lower-case letter within rounded brackets. More than one qualification can be applied for a given fracture classification, separated by a comma. For a more detailed explanation, see the compendium introduction.

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Lunate 71

Bone: Hand and carpus, lunate 71

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Scaphoid 72

Bone: Hand and carpus, scaphoid 72

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Capitate 73

Bone: Hand and carpus, capitate 73

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Hamate 74

Bone: Hand and carpus, hamate 74

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Trapezium 75

Bone: Hand and carpus, trapezium 75

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Other 76._.

Bone: Hand and carpus, other 76.__.

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76.1

Hand and carpus, pisiform 76.1.

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76.2

Hand and carpus, triquetrum 76.2.

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76.3

Hand and carpus, trapezoid 76.3.

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Metacarpals 77.__.

Bone: Hand and carpus, metacarpal 77.__.

Location: Hand and carpus, metacarpal, proximal end segment 77.__.1

→ Example code for the 3rd metacarpal is indicated with an underline 77.3.1

Location: Hand and carpus, metacarpal, diaphyseal fracture 77.__.2

→ Example code for the 3rd metacarpal is indicated with an underline 77.3.2

Location: Hand and carpus, metacarpal, distal end segment 77.__.3

→ Example code for the 3rd metacarpal is indicated with an underline 77.3.3

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Phalanx 78.__.__.

Bone: Hand and carpus, phalanx 78.__.__.

Location: Hand and carpus, phalanx, proximal end segment 78.1.1.1

→ Example code for proximal thumb phalanx is indicated with an underline 78.1.1.1

Location: Hand and carpus, phalanx diaphyseal fracture 78.1.1.2

→ Example code for proximal thumb phalanx is indicated with an underline 78.1.1.2

Location: Hand and carpus, phalanx, distal end segment 78.1.1.3

→ Example code for proximal thumb phalanx is indicated with an underline 78.1.1.3

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Crushed, multiple fractures 79

Hand and carpus, crush, multiple fractures hand 79

Qualifications are optional and applied to the fracture code where the asterisk is located as a lower-case letter within rounded brackets. More than one qualification can be applied for a given fracture classification, separated by a comma. For a more detailed explanation, see the compendium introduction.

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