Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 718.32
Recurrent dislocation of upper arm joint
  • Short description: Recur dislocat-up/arm.
  • ICD-9-CM 718.32 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 718.32 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: 718.32 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M24.429 Recurrent dislocation, unspecified elbow
Disease Synonyms
  • Recurrent dislocation of bilat elbows
  • Recurrent dislocation of bilateral elbows
  • Recurrent dislocation of elbow
  • Recurrent dislocation of L elbow
  • Recurrent dislocation of left elbow
  • Recurrent dislocation of R elbow
  • Recurrent dislocation of right elbow
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 718.32:
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