Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 707.07
Chronic ulcer of skin, heel
  • Short description: DECUBITUS ULCER,HEEL.
  • ICD-9-CM 707.07 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 707.07 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 707.07.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 707.07: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Decubitus ulcer (pressure sore) of heel
  • Decubitus ulcer of heel
  • Pressure sore on heel
  • Pressure ulcer of heel
  • Pressure ulcer of heel stage 1
  • Pressure ulcer of heel stage 2
  • Pressure ulcer of heel stage 3
  • Pressure ulcer of heel stage 4
  • Pressure ulcer of heel, unstageable
  • Pressure ulcer of left heel
  • Pressure ulcer of left heel stage 1
  • Pressure ulcer of left heel stage 2
  • Pressure ulcer of left heel stage 3
  • Pressure ulcer of left heel stage 4
  • Pressure ulcer of left heel, unstageable
  • Pressure ulcer of right heel
  • Pressure ulcer of right heel stage 1
  • Pressure ulcer of right heel stage 2
  • Pressure ulcer of right heel stage 3
  • Pressure ulcer of right heel stage 4
  • Pressure ulcer of right heel, unstageable
  • Pressure ulcer stage 1 of left heel
  • Pressure ulcer stage 2 of left heel
  • Pressure ulcer stage 3 of left heel
  • Pressure ulcer stage 4 of left heel
  • Unstageable pressure ulcer of heel
  • Unstageable pressure ulcer of left heel
  • Unstageable pressure ulcer of right heel
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 707.07 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L89.609 Pressure ulcer of unspecified heel, unspecified stage
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 707.07:
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