Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 836.63
Medial dislocation of tibia proximal end open
  • Short description: Med disl prox tibia-open.
  • ICD-9-CM 836.63 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 836.63 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Open left medial knee dislocation
  • Open right medial knee dislocation
836.63 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM S83.136A Medial dislocation of proximal end of tibia, unspecified knee, initial encounter
  • With:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM S81.009A Unspecified open wound, unspecified knee, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 836.63:
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