Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 727.3
Other bursitis
  • Short description: Bursitis NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 727.3 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 727.3 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 727.3.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 727.3: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute bursitis
  • Bursitis
  • Bursitis - multiple
  • Chronic bursitis
  • Infected bursa
  • Rheumatoid arthritis of vertebra
  • Rheumatoid arthritis wo RF of vertebra
  • Rheumatoid bursitis
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of ankle
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of elbow
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of foot
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of hand
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of hip
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of knee
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L ankle
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L elbow
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L hand
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L hip
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L knee
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L shoulder
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of L wrist
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left ankle
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left ankle and/or foot
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left elbow
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left hand
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left hip
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left knee
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left shoulder
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of left wrist
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of multiple sites
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R ankle
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R elbow
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R hand
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R hip
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R knee
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R shoulder
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of R wrist
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right ankle
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right ankle and/or foot
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right elbow
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right hand
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right hip
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right knee
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right shoulder
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of right wrist
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of shoulder
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of vertebra
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of vertebrae
  • Rheumatoid bursitis of wrist
  • Seronegative rheumatoid arthritis of vertebrae
  • Subacute bursitis
727.3 Excludes
Applies To
  • Bursitis NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 727.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M71.50 Other bursitis, not elsewhere classified, unspecified site
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 727.3:
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