Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 805.4
Closed fracture of lumbar vertebra without spinal cord injury
  • Short description: Fx lumbar vertebra-close.
  • ICD-9-CM 805.4 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 805.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2010 version of ICD-9-CM 805.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 805.4: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture lumbar vertebra
  • Closed fracture of fifth lumbar vertebra
  • Closed fracture of first lumbar vertebra
  • Closed fracture of fourth lumbar vertebra
  • Closed fracture of second lumbar vertebra
  • Closed fracture of third lumbar vertebra
  • Closed fracture vertebra, lumbar
  • Fracture of lumbar spine
  • Fracture vertebra, lumbar
  • FX vertebra, lumbar
  • L1 (first lumbar vertebra) fracture
  • L1 vertebral fx
  • L2 (second lumbar vertebra) fracture
  • L2 vertebral fx
  • L3 (third lumbar vertebra) fracture
  • L3 vertebral fx
  • L4 (fourth lumbar vertebra) fracture
  • L4 vertebral fx
  • L5 (fifth lumbar vertebra) fracture
  • L5 vertebral fx
  • Lumbar vertebra (lower back bone) fracture
  • Lumbar vertebral fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 805.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S32.009A Unspecified fracture of unspecified lumbar vertebra, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 805.4:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • vertebra, vertebral (back) (body) (column) (neural arch) (pedicle) (spine) (spinous process) (transverse process) (closed) 805.8
      • with
        • hematomyelia - see Fracture, vertebra, by site, with spinal cord injury
        • injury to
          • cauda equina - see Fracture, vertebra, sacrum, with spinal cord injury
          • nerve - see Fracture, vertebra, by site, with spinal cord injury
        • paralysis - see Fracture, vertebra, by site, with spinal cord injury
        • paraplegia - see Fracture, vertebra, by site, with spinal cord injury
        • quadriplegia - see Fracture, vertebra, by site, with spinal cord injury
        • spinal concussion - see Fracture, vertebra, by site, with spinal cord injury
        • spinal cord injury (closed) NEC 806.8
      • cervical 806.0
      • chronic 733.13
      • dorsal, dorsolumbar 806.2
      • thoracic, thoracolumbar 806.2
      • atlanto-axial - see Fracture, vertebra, cervical
      • cervical (hangman) (teardrop) (closed) 805.00
      • coccyx (closed) 805.6
      • collapsed 733.13
      • compression, not due to trauma 733.13
      • dorsal (closed) 805.2
        • with spinal cord injury - see Fracture, vertebra, with spinal cord injury, dorsal
        • open 805.3
      • dorsolumbar (closed) 805.2
        • with spinal cord injury - see Fracture, vertebra, with spinal cord injury, dorsal
        • open 805.3
      • due to osteoporosis 733.13
      • fetus or newborn 767.4
      • lumbar (closed) 805.4
      • nontraumatic 733.13
      • open NEC 805.9
      • pathologic (any site) 733.13
      • sacrum (closed) 805.6
      • site unspecified (closed) 805.8
      • stress (any site) 733.95
      • thoracic (closed) 805.2
        • with spinal cord injury - see Fracture, vertebra, with spinal cord injury, thoracic
        • open 805.3
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