Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 831.19
Open dislocation of shoulder, other
  • Short description: Disloc shoulder NEC-open.
  • ICD-9-CM 831.19 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 831.19 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 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 831.19.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 831.19: 2014 2015.
831.19 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S43.086A Other dislocation of unspecified shoulder joint, initial encounter
  • With:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S41.009A Unspecified open wound of unspecified shoulder, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 831.19:
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
    • coracoid (closed) 831.09
      • open 831.19
    • glenoid (closed) 831.09
      • open 831.19
    • scapula (closed) 831.09
      • open 831.19
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