Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 726.69
Other enthesopathy of knee
  • Short description: Enthesopathy of knee NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 726.69 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 726.69 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 726.69.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 726.69: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anterior shin splints
  • Bursitis of patella (kneecap)
  • Inflammation of bursa of patella
  • Infrapatellar bursitis
  • Patellar bursitis
  • Subpatellar bursitis
  • Suprapatellar bursitis
Applies To
  • Bursitis:
    • infrapatellar
    • subpatellar
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 726.69 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M76.899 Other specified enthesopathies of unspecified lower limb, excluding foot
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 726.69:
  • Bursitis NEC 727.3
    • infrapatellar 726.69
    • subpatellar 726.69
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