Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 813.05
Closed fracture of head of radius
  • Short description: Fx radius head-closed.
  • ICD-9-CM 813.05 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 813.05 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 813.05.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 813.05: 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of left radial head
  • Closed fracture of proximal physis of left radius
  • Closed fracture of proximal physis of right radius
  • Closed fracture of right radial head
  • Closed FX of radial head
  • Left radius head (forearm bone) fracture
  • Left radius head Fx
  • Left radius physeal (forearm bone) fracture
  • Left radius proximal physeal Fx
  • Radial head of elbow fracture
  • Right radius head (forearm bone) fracture
  • Right radius head Fx
  • Right radius physeal (forearm bone) fracture
  • Right radius proximal physeal Fx
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 813.05 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM S52.123A Displaced fracture of head of unspecified radius, initial encounter for closed fracture
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM S52.126A Nondisplaced fracture of head of unspecified radius, initial encounter for closed fracture
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 813.05:
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
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