Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 737.20
Lordosis (acquired) (postural)
  • Short description: Lordosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 737.20 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 737.20 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 737.20: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acquired postural lordosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lordosis deformity of spine
  • Lordosis of lumbar spine
  • Lordosis of lumbosacral spine
  • Lordosis of thoracolumbar spine
  • Lordosis, postural, acquired
  • Lumbar lordosis
  • Lumbar postural lordosis
  • Lumbosacral lordosis
  • Lumbosacral postural lordosis
  • Postural lordosis
  • Postural lordosis of lumbar spine
  • Postural lordosis of lumbosacral spine
  • Postural lordosis of thoracolumbar spine
  • Thoracolumbar lordosis
  • Thoracolumbar postural lordosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 737.20 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M40.40 Postural lordosis, site unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 737.20:
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