Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 812.00
Closed fracture of unspecified part of upper end of humerus
  • Short description: Fx up end humerus NOS-cl.
  • ICD-9-CM 812.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 812.00 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 812.00.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 812.00: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 812.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S42.209A Unspecified fracture of upper end of unspecified humerus, initial encounter for closed fracture
Approximate Synonyms
  • Closed fracture dislocation shoulder joint
  • Closed fracture humerus, upper end
  • Closed fracture of left shoulder
  • Closed fracture of proximal end of left humerus
  • Closed fracture of proximal end of right humerus
  • Closed fracture of right shoulder
  • Closed fracture of upper end of humerus
  • Closed fracture proximal humerus, four part
  • Closed fracture proximal humerus, three part
  • Closed fracture subluxation shoulder
  • Closed fracture subluxation shoulder joint
  • Closed FX humerus, upper end
  • Fracture dislocation of shoulder joint
  • Fracture of upper end of humerus
  • Fracture subluxation of shoulder joint
  • Left humerus (upper arm bone) fracture
  • Left proximal humerus Fx
  • Left shoulder fracture
  • Left shoulder Fx
  • Right humerus (upper arm bone) fracture
  • Right proximal humerus Fx
  • Right shoulder fracture
  • Right shoulder Fx
Applies To
  • Proximal end
  • Shoulder
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 812.00:
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