Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 733.41
Aseptic necrosis of head of humerus
  • Short description: Aseptic necrosis humerus.
  • ICD-9-CM 733.41 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 733.41 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 733.41.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 733.41: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Aseptic necrosis of humerus
  • Aseptic necrosis of L humerus
  • Aseptic necrosis of left humerus
  • Aseptic necrosis of R humerus
  • Aseptic necrosis of right humerus
  • Avascular necrosis of the head of humerus
  • Idiopathic aseptic necrosis of humerus
  • Idiopathic aseptic necrosis of left humerus
  • Idiopathic aseptic necrosis of right humerus
  • Osteonecrosis of humerus due to trauma
  • Trauma induced aseptic necrosis of humerus
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 733.41 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M87.029 Idiopathic aseptic necrosis of unspecified humerus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 733.41:
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