Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 825.0
Fracture of calcaneus closed
  • Short description: FRACTURE CALCANEUS-CLOSE.
  • ICD-9-CM 825.0 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 825.0 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 825.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 825.0: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture foot, calcaneus
  • Closed fracture of calcaneus
  • Closed fracture of left calcaneus
  • Closed fracture of right calcaneus
  • Closed FX foot, calcaneus
  • Left calcaneus (heel bone) fracture
  • Left calcaneus Fx
  • Right calcaneus (heel bone) fracture
  • Right calcaneus Fx
Applies To
  • Heel bone
  • Os calcis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 825.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S92.009A Unspecified fracture of unspecified calcaneus, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 825.0:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • calcaneus (closed) 825.0
    • heel bone (closed) 825.0
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