Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 813.91
Fracture of unspecified part of radius (alone) open
  • Short description: FRACTURE RADIUS NOS-OPEN.
  • ICD-9-CM 813.91 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 813.91 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 813.91.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Open fracture of left radius
  • Open fracture of right radius
  • Open left radius (lower arm bone) fracture
  • Open left radius Fx
  • Open right radius (forearm bone) fracture
  • Open right radius Fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 813.91 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S52.90XB Unspecified fracture of unspecified forearm, initial encounter for open fracture type I or II
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S52.90XC Unspecified fracture of unspecified forearm, initial encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 813.91:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
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