Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 728.0
Infective myositis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 728.0 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 728.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infective myositis of ankle
  • Infective myositis of arm
  • Infective myositis of finger
  • Infective myositis of foot
  • Infective myositis of forearm
  • Infective myositis of hand
  • Infective myositis of L ankle
  • Infective myositis of L arm
  • Infective myositis of L finger
  • Infective myositis of L foot
  • Infective myositis of L forearm
  • Infective myositis of L hand
  • Infective myositis of L leg
  • Infective myositis of L lower leg
  • Infective myositis of L shoulder
  • Infective myositis of L thigh
  • Infective myositis of L toe
  • Infective myositis of L upper arm
  • Infective myositis of left ankle
  • Infective myositis of left arm
  • Infective myositis of left finger
  • Infective myositis of left foot
  • Infective myositis of left forearm
  • Infective myositis of left hand
  • Infective myositis of left leg
  • Infective myositis of left lower leg
  • Infective myositis of left shoulder
  • Infective myositis of left thigh
  • Infective myositis of left toe
  • Infective myositis of left upper arm
  • Infective myositis of leg
  • Infective myositis of lower leg
  • Infective myositis of multiple sites
  • Infective myositis of R ankle
  • Infective myositis of R arm
  • Infective myositis of R finger
  • Infective myositis of R foot
  • Infective myositis of R forearm
  • Infective myositis of R hand
  • Infective myositis of R leg
  • Infective myositis of R lower leg
  • Infective myositis of R shoulder
  • Infective myositis of R thigh
  • Infective myositis of R toe
  • Infective myositis of R upper arm
  • Infective myositis of right ankle
  • Infective myositis of right arm
  • Infective myositis of right finger
  • Infective myositis of right foot
  • Infective myositis of right forearm
  • Infective myositis of right hand
  • Infective myositis of right leg
  • Infective myositis of right lower leg
  • Infective myositis of right shoulder
  • Infective myositis of right thigh
  • Infective myositis of right toe
  • Infective myositis of right upper arm
  • Infective myositis of shoulder
  • Infective myositis of thigh
  • Infective myositis of toe
  • Infective myositis of upper arm
  • Infective myositis-arm
  • Infective myositis-foot
  • Infective myositis-forearm
  • Infective myositis-hand
  • Infective myositis-leg
  • Infective myositis-shoulder
  • Infective myositis-thigh
  • Myositis, infectious
728.0 Excludes
Applies To
  • Myositis:
    • purulent
    • suppurative
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 728.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M60.009 Infective myositis, unspecified site
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 728.0:
  • Myositis 729.1
    • infective 728.0
    • purulent 728.0
    • suppurative 728.0
  • Pyomyositis 728.0
  • Suppuration, suppurative - see also condition
    • muscle 728.0
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