Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 718.7
Developmental dislocation of joint
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 718.7 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
718.7 Excludes
  • congenital dislocation of joint (754.0-755.8)
  • traumatic dislocation of joint (830-839)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 718.7:
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
    • joint NEC (closed) 839.8
      • developmental 718.7
      • open 839.9
      • pathological - see Dislocation, pathological
      • recurrent - see Dislocation, recurrent
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