Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 724.01
Spinal stenosis, thoracic region
  • Short description: Spinal stenosis-thoracic.
  • ICD-9-CM 724.01 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 724.01 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 724.01.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 724.01: 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Osseous and subluxation stenosis of thoracic intervertebral foramina
  • Spinal stenosis of thoracic region
  • Spinal stenosis of thoracic spine
  • Spinal stenosis of thoracic spine wo myelopathy
  • Spinal stenosis of thoracolumbar region
  • Spinal stenosis of thoracolumbar spine
  • Stenosis of thoracic spine without myelopathy
  • Stenosis of thoracic vertebral foramen
  • Thoracic spinal stenosis without myelopathy
  • Thoracic spine subluxation stenosis neural foraman
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 724.01 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM M48.04 Spinal stenosis, thoracic region
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 724.01:
  • 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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