Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 759.81
Prader-Willi syndrome
  • ICD-9-CM 759.81 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 759.81 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 759.81.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 759.81: 2013 2014.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 759.81 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q87.1 Congenital malformation syndromes predominantly associated with short stature
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 759.81:
  • Dystrophy, dystrophia 783.9
    • hypogenital, with diabetic tendency 759.81
  • Prader-Labhart-Willi-Fanconi syndrome (hypogenital dystrophy with diabetic tendency) 759.81
  • Prader-Willi syndrome (hypogenital dystrophy with diabetic tendency) 759.81
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • H3O 759.81
    • HHHO 759.81
    • hypotonia-hypomentia-hypogonadism-obesity 759.81
    • Prader (-Labhart)-Willi (-Fanconi) 759.81
    • Willi-Prader (hypogenital dystrophy with diabetic tendency) 759.81
  • Willi-Prader syndrome (hypogenital dystrophy with diabetic tendency) 759.81
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