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Table 1 List of ICD-10 and NCSP codes used

From: Incidence of traumatic cervical spine fractures in the Norwegian population: a national registry study

  Code Text
ICD-10 S12.0 Fracture of first cervical vertebra (atlas)
  S12.1 Fracture of second cervical vertebra (axis)
S12.2 Fracture of other specified cervical vertebra
S12.7 Multiple fractures of cervical spine
S12.9 Fracture of neck, region unspecified (vertebra, spine NOS)
S13.0* Traumatic rupture of cervical intervertebral disc
S13.1* Dislocation of cervical vertebra
S14.0 Concussion and edema of cervical spinal cord
S14.1 Other and unspecified injury of cervical spinal cord
NCSP ABC10 Microsurgical excision of cervical intervertebral disc displacement
ABC21 Anterior decompression of cervical spine with insertion of interbody fixating implant
ABC30 Decompression of cervical nerve roots
ABC50 Decompression of cervical spinal canal and nerve roots
ABC60 Decompression of cervical spinal cord
NAG40/41 Interbody fusion of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine with internal fixation
NAG70/71 Interlaminary fusion of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine with fixation
NAJ00/01 Closed reduction of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine
NAJ10/11 Open reduction of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine
NAJ20/21 External fixation of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine
NAJ30/31 Internal fixation of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine using bio-implant
NAJ40/41 Internal fixation of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine using wire, rod, cerclage or pin
NAJ60/61 Internal fixation of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine using plate and screws
NAJ70/71 Internal fixation of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine using screws alone
NAJ80/81 Internal fixation of fracture of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine using other/combined material
NAJ90/91 Other fracture surgery of cervical/cervico-thoracic spine
  1. *Only included if a relevant surgical procedure was also registered.