Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 724.1
Pain in thoracic spine
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 724.1 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 724.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Chronic pain in thorax
  • Chronic thoracic pain
  • Thoracic spine pain
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 724.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M54.6 Pain in thoracic spine
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 724.1:
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • thoracic spine 724.1
      • with radicular and visceral pain 724.4
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