Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 802.23
Closed fracture of coronoid process of mandible
  • Short description: FX CORON PROC MANDIB-CL.
  • ICD-9-CM 802.23 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 802.23 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2007 version of ICD-9-CM 802.23.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of mandible, coronoid process
  • Mandible (lower jaw) fracture
  • Mandibular coronoid process fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 802.23 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S02.63XA Fracture of coronoid process of mandible, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 802.23:
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