Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 729.30
Panniculitis, unspecified site
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Panniculitis, unsp site.
  • ICD-9-CM 729.30 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 729.30 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Panniculitis
  • Relapsing febrile nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis
  • Relapsing panniculitis
Applies To
  • Weber-Christian disease
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 729.30 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M79.3 Panniculitis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 729.30:
  • Christian-Weber disease (nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis) 729.30
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Christian-Weber (nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis) 729.30
    • Weber-Christian (nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis) 729.30
  • Fat
  • Hernia, hernial (acquired) (recurrent) 553.9
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
  • Panniculitis 729.30
    • nodular, nonsuppurative 729.30
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Weber-Christian (nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis) 729.30
  • Weber-Christian disease or syndrome (nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis) 729.30
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