Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 802.4
Closed fracture of malar and maxillary bones
  • Short description: Fx malar/maxillary-close.
  • ICD-9-CM 802.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 802.4 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 802.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 802.4: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 802.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S02.400A Malar fracture unspecified, initial encounter for closed fracture
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S02.401A Maxillary fracture, unspecified, initial encounter for closed fracture
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S02.402A Zygomatic fracture, unspecified, initial encounter for closed fracture
Approximate Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of alveolar ridge of maxilla
  • Closed fracture of orbital portion of zygomatic bone
  • Closed fracture of superior maxilla
  • Closed fracture of zygoma
  • Closed fracture of zygomatic arch
  • Closed fracture of zygomatic tripod
  • Closed horizontal fracture of maxilla
  • Closed pyramidal fracture of maxilla
  • Complete closed fracture of maxilla
  • Fracture of upper jaw, closed
  • Le Fort fracture
  • Le Forts type 1 fx
  • Le Forts type 2 fx
  • Le Forts type 3 fx
  • Maxilla (upper jaw) fracture
  • Maxilla alveolar ridge fx
  • Maxilla fx
  • Maxilla superior aspect fx
  • Zygomatic arch fx
  • Zygomatic fracture
  • Zygomatic fx
  • Zygomatic orbital fx
  • Zygomatic tripod fx
Applies To
  • Superior maxilla
  • Upper jaw (bone)
  • Zygoma
  • Zygomatic arch
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 802.4:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • malar bone (closed) 802.4
    • maxilla, maxillary (superior) (upper jaw) (closed) 802.4
      • inferior - see Fracture, mandible
      • open 802.5
    • zygoma (zygomatic arch) (closed) 802.4
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