Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 718.85
Other joint derangement not elsewhere classified involving pelvic region and thigh
  • Short description: JT DERANGMENT NEC-PELVIS.
  • ICD-9-CM 718.85 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 718.85 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 718.85.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Acetabular labrum tear
  • Bilateral unstable hip
  • Flail hip
  • Flail joint of hip
  • Flail joint of L hip
  • Flail joint of left hip
  • Flail joint of R hip
  • Flail joint of right hip
  • Hip joint hypermobility
  • Hip unstable
  • Instability of hip
  • Instability of joint of pelvis
  • Instability of symphysis pubis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 718.85 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M24.859 Other specific joint derangements of unspecified hip, not elsewhere classified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 718.85:
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