Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 813.46
Torus fracture of ulna (alone)
  • Short description: Torus fx ulna-closed.
  • ICD-9-CM 813.46 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 813.46 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 813.46.
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813.46 Excludes
  • Torus fracture of radius and ulna (813.47)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 813.46 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S52.019A Torus fracture of upper end of unspecified ulna, initial encounter for closed fracture
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S52.629A Torus fracture of lower end of unspecified ulna, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 813.46:
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