Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 724.00
Spinal stenosis of unspecified region
  • Short description: Spinal stenosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 724.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 724.00 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: 724.00 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M48.00 Spinal stenosis, site unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Stenosis of intervertebral foramen
  • Stenosis of intervertebral foramina
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 724.00:
  • Stenosis (cicatricial) - see also Stricture
    • spinal 724.00
      • cervical 723.0
      • lumbar, lumbosacral (without neurogenic claudication) 724.02
        • with neurogenic claudication 724.03
      • nerve (root) NEC 724.9
      • specified region NEC 724.09
      • thoracic, thoracolumbar 724.01
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