2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 718.46
Contracture of lower leg joint
- Short description: JT CONTRACTURE-L/LEG.
- ICD-9-CM 718.46 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 718.46 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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- Contracture of knee joint
- Contracture of L knee
- Contracture of left knee
- Contracture of left knee joint
- Contracture of R knee
- Contracture of right knee
- Contracture of right knee joint
- Flexion contracture of the knee
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM M24.569 Contracture, unspecified knee
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index
entries containing back-references to 718.46
- Contraction, contracture, contracted
- joint (abduction) (acquired) (adduction) (flexion) (rotation) 718.40