Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 718.45
Contracture of joint of pelvic region and thigh
  • Short description: JT CONTRACTURE-PELVIS.
  • ICD-9-CM 718.45 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 718.45 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 718.45 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M24.559 Contracture, unspecified hip
Approximate Synonyms
  • Contracture of bilat hip joints
  • Contracture of bilateral hip joints
  • Contracture of hip joint
  • Contracture of L hip
  • Contracture of left hip
  • Contracture of left hip joint
  • Contracture of R hip
  • Contracture of right hip
  • Contracture of right hip joint
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 718.45:
  • Contraction, contracture, contracted
  • Deformity 738.9
    • hip (joint) (acquired) 736.30
      • congenital NEC 755.63
      • flexion 718.45
        • congenital (see also Subluxation, congenital, hip) 754.32
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