Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 732.4
Juvenile osteochondrosis of lower extremity, excluding foot
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Juv osteochondrosis leg.
  • ICD-9-CM 732.4 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 732.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of fibula
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of L leg
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of L patella
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of L tibia
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of left leg
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of left patella
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of left patella (kneecap)
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of left tibia
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of leg
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of leg excluding foot
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of lower extremity
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of lower limb
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of patella
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of patella (kneecap)
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of R leg
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of R patella
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of R tibia
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of right leg
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of right patella
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of right patella (kneecap)
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of right tibia
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of secondary patellar center
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of the secondary patellar center
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis of tibial tubercle
  • Juvenile osteochondrosis, secondary kneecap
  • Osgood Schlatter disease
  • Osgood Schlatters disease
Applies To
  • Osteochondrosis (juvenile) of:
    • lower extremity NOS
    • primary patellar center (of Köhler)
    • proximal tibia (of Blount)
    • secondary patellar center (of Sinding-Larsen)
    • tibial tubercle (of Osgood-Schlatter)
  • Tibia vara
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 732.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M92.40 Juvenile osteochondrosis of patella, unspecified knee
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M92.50 Juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia and fibula, unspecified leg
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 732.4:
  • Blount's disease (tibia vara) 732.4
  • Blount-Barber syndrome (tibia vara) 732.4
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Blount's (tibia vara) 732.4
    • Köhler's
      • first (osteoarthrosis juvenilis) 732.5
      • second (Freiberg's infraction, metatarsal head) 732.5
      • patellar 732.4
      • tarsal navicular (bone) (osteoarthrosis juvenilis) 732.5
    • Larsen (-Johansson) (juvenile osteopathia patellae) 732.4
    • Osgood's tibia (tubercle) 732.4
    • Osgood-Schlatter 732.4
    • Schlatter's tibia (tubercle) 732.4
    • Schlatter-Osgood 732.4
    • Sinding-Larsen (juvenile osteopathia patellae) 732.4
  • Erlacher-Blount syndrome (tibia vara) 732.4
  • Köhler's disease (osteochondrosis) 732.5
    • patellar 732.4
  • Larsen-Johansson disease (juvenile osteopathia patellae) 732.4
  • Osgood-Schlatter
    • disease 732.4
    • osteochondrosis 732.4
  • Osteochondrosis 732.9
    • Blount's 732.4
    • 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
    • Köhler's (disease) (navicular, ankle) 732.5
      • patellar 732.4
      • tarsal navicular 732.5
    • lower extremity (juvenile) 732.4
    • Osgood-Schlatter 732.4
    • patella (juvenile) 732.4
    • patellar center
      • primary (of Köhler) 732.4
      • secondary (of Sinding-Larsen) 732.4
    • Sinding-Larsen (secondary patellar center) 732.4
    • tibia (proximal) (tubercle) 732.4
  • Schlatter's tibia (osteochondrosis) 732.4
  • Schlatter-Osgood disease (osteochondrosis, tibial tubercle) 732.4
  • Sinding-Larsen disease (juvenile osteopathia patellae) 732.4
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Blount-Barber (tibia vara) 732.4
    • Erlacher-Blount (tibia vara) 732.4
  • Tibia vara 732.4
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