Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 732.0
Juvenile osteochondrosis of spine
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Juv osteochondros spine.
  • ICD-9-CM 732.0 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 732.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of cervical (neck) spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of cervical spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of cervicothoracic spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of lumbar spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of lumbosacral spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of multiple sites
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of occipitatlantoaxial spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of occipitoatlantoaxial spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of sacrococcygeal spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of spine of lumbar spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of spine of multiple sites
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of thoracic spine
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of thoracolumbar spine
732.0 Excludes
  • adolescent postural kyphosis (737.0)
Applies To
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis (of):
    • marginal or vertebral ephiphysis (of Scheurermann) spine NOS
  • Vertebral epiphysitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 732.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M42.00 Juvenile osteochondrosis of spine, site unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 732.0:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Scheuermann's (osteochondrosis) 732.0
  • Epiphysitis (see also Osteochondrosis) 732.9
    • marginal (Scheuermann's) 732.0
    • vertebral (Scheuermann's) 732.0
  • Kyphosis, kyphotic (acquired) (postural) 737.10
    • dorsalis juvenilis 732.0
  • Osteochondrosis 732.9
    • deformans juvenilis (coxae) (hip) 732.1
      • Scheuermann's 732.0
      • spine 732.0
      • tibia 732.4
      • vertebra 732.0
    • juvenile, juvenilis 732.6
      • arm 732.3
      • capital femoral epiphysis 732.1
      • capitellum humeri 732.3
      • capitular epiphysis 732.1
      • carpal scaphoid 732.3
      • clavicle, sternal epiphysis 732.6
      • coxae 732.1
      • deformans 732.1
      • foot 732.5
      • hand 732.3
      • hip and pelvis 732.1
      • lower extremity, except foot 732.4
      • lunate, wrist 732.3
      • medial cuneiform bone 732.5
      • metatarsal (head) 732.5
      • metatarsophalangeal 732.5
      • navicular, ankle 732.5
      • patella 732.4
      • primary patellar center (of Köhler) 732.4
      • specified site NEC 732.6
      • spine 732.0
      • tarsal scaphoid 732.5
      • tibia (epiphysis) (tuberosity) 732.4
      • upper extremity 732.3
      • vertebra (body) (Calvé) 732.0
        • epiphyseal plates (of Scheuermann) 732.0
    • Scheuermann's 732.0
    • spine (juvenile) 732.0
    • vertebral (juvenile) 732.0
  • Scheuermann's disease or osteochondrosis 732.0
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