Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 730.00
Acute osteomyelitis, site unspecified
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Ac osteomyelitis-unspec.
  • ICD-9-CM 730.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 730.00 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 730.00.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 730.00: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 730.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M86.10 Other acute osteomyelitis, unspecified site
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M86.20 Subacute osteomyelitis, unspecified site
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acute hematogenous osteomyelitis
  • Acute osteomyelitis
  • Osteomyelitis, acute
  • Subacute osteomyelitis
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