Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 718.3
Recurrent dislocation of joint
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 718.3 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 718.3:
  • Derangement
    • cartilage (articular) NEC (see also Disorder, cartilage, articular) 718.0
    • meniscus NEC (knee) 717.5
      • current injury (see also Tear, meniscus) 836.2
      • lateral 717.40
      • medial 717.3
      • recurrent 718.3
      • site other than knee - see Disorder, cartilage, articular
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
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