Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 813.52
Other open fractures of distal end of radius (alone)
  • Short description: Fx distal radius NEC-opn.
  • ICD-9-CM 813.52 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 813.52 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 813.52.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 813.52: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Open Barton's fracture
  • Open dorsal Barton's fracture
  • Open fracture distal radius, intra-articular, die-punch
  • Open fracture of distal end of left radius
  • Open fracture of distal end of radius
  • Open fracture of distal right radius
  • Open fracture radial styloid
  • Open Galeazzi fracture
  • Open left distal radius Fx
  • Open left radius (forearm bone) fracture
  • Open right distal radius Fx
  • Open right radius (forearm bone) fracture
  • Open volar Barton's fracture
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 813.52 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S52.509B Unspecified fracture of the lower end of unspecified radius, initial encounter for open fracture type I or II
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S52.509C Unspecified fracture of the lower end of unspecified radius, initial encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 813.52:
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