Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 733.43
Aseptic necrosis of medial femoral condyle
  • Short description: ASEPT NECRO FEMUR CONDYL.
  • ICD-9-CM 733.43 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 733.43 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: 733.43 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M87.059 Idiopathic aseptic necrosis of unspecified femur
Approximate Synonyms
  • Avascular necrosis of the medial femoral condyle
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 733.43:
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