Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 846.8

Short Description: Sprain sacroiliac NEC

Long Description: Sprain of other specified sites of sacroiliac region

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Sprains and strains of joints and adjacent muscles (840-848)
      • 846 Sprains and strains of sacroiliac region
        • 846.8 Sprain sacroiliac NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM


  • Closed complete rupture sacroiliac joint

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 846.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Sprain, strain (joint) (ligament) (muscle) (tendon) 848.9
    • sacroiliac (region) 846.9
      • specified site NEC 846.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 846.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
846.8 Right Arrow S33.8XXA Sprain of oth parts of lumbar spine and pelvis, init encntr
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
846.0 Sprain of lumbosacral (joint) (ligament)
846.1 Sprain of sacroiliac ligament
846.2 Sprain of sacrospinatus (ligament)
846.3 Sprain of sacrotuberous (ligament)
846.9 Sprain of unspecified site of sacroiliac region

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014