Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 737.10
Kyphosis (acquired) (postural)
  • Short description: Kyphosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 737.10 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 737.10 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 737.10.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 737.10: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acquired kyphosis
  • Acquired postural kyphosis
  • Cervical kyphosis
  • Cervicothoracic postural kyphosis
  • Idiopathic kyphosis of spine
  • Kyphosis
  • Kyphosis deformity of cervical spine (disorder)
  • Kyphosis deformity of spine
  • Kyphosis deformity of thoracic spine (disorder)
  • Kyphosis of cervical (neck) spine
  • Kyphosis of cervical spine
  • Kyphosis of cervicothoracic spine
  • Kyphosis of thoracic spine
  • Kyphosis of thoracolumbar spine
  • Kyphosis, acquired
  • Kyphosis, idiopathic
  • Kyphosis, postural, acquired
  • Postural kyphosis
  • Postural kyphosis of cervicothoracic spine
  • Postural kyphosis of thoracic spine
  • Postural kyphosis of thoracolumbar spine
  • Thoracic postural kyphosis
  • Thoracolumbar postural kyphosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 737.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M40.00 Postural kyphosis, site unspecified
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M40.209 Unspecified kyphosis, site unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 737.10:
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