Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 726.19
Other specified disorders of bursae and tendons in shoulder region
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Rotator cuff dis NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 726.19 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 726.19 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bursitis of scapula
  • Bursitits of scapula
  • Deltoid tendinitis
  • Inflammation of rotator cuff tendon
  • On examination - painful arc
  • Painful arc syndrome
  • Rotator cuff shoulder syndrome and allied disorders
  • Scapular bursitis
  • Shoulder tendinitis
  • Subacromial bursitis
  • Subcoracoid bursitis
  • Subdeltoid bursitis
  • Subscapularis tendinitis
726.19 Excludes
  • complete rupture of rotator cuff, nontraumatic (727.61)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 726.19 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M75.80 Other shoulder lesions, unspecified shoulder
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 726.19:
  • Bursitis NEC 727.3
    • scapulohumeral 726.19
    • subacromial 726.19
    • subcoracoid 726.19
    • subdeltoid 726.19
  • Painful - see also Pain
    • arc syndrome 726.19
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • painful
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