Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 724.02
Spinal stenosis, lumbar region, without neurogenic claudication
  • Short description: Spin sten,lumbr wo claud.
  • ICD-9-CM 724.02 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 724.02 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 724.02.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 724.02: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Lumbar spinal stenosis no neurogenic claudication
  • Lumbosacral stenosis
  • Osseous and subluxation stenosis of lumbar intervertebral foramina
  • Spinal stenosis lumbar region
  • Spinal stenosis of lumbar region
  • Spinal stenosis of lumbar region without neurogenic claudication
  • Spinal stenosis of lumbar spine
  • Spinal stenosis of lumbar spine wo neurogenic claudication
  • Spinal stenosis of lumbosacral spine
  • Stenosis of lumbar vertebral foramen
Applies To
  • Lumbar region NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 724.02 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M48.06 Spinal stenosis, lumbar region
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 724.02:
  • 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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