Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 807.2
Closed fracture of sternum
  • Short description: Fracture of sternum-clos.
  • ICD-9-CM 807.2 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 807.2 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 807.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 807.2: 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Sternum Fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 807.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM S22.20XA Unspecified fracture of sternum, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 807.2:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • sternum (closed) 807.2
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