Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 756.52
Osteopetrosis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 756.52 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 756.52 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Excessive formation of dense trabecular bone leading to pathological fractures, osteitis, splenomegaly with infarct, anemia, and extramedullary hemopoiesis.
  • Excessive formation of dense trabecular bone leading to pathological fractures; osteitis; splenomegaly with infarct; anemia; and extramedullary hemopoiesis (hematopoiesis, extramedullary).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 756.52 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q78.2 Osteopetrosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 756.52:
  • Albers-Schönberg's disease (marble bones) 756.52
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Albers-Schönberg's (marble bones) 756.52
  • Ivory bones 756.52
  • Marble
    • bones 756.52
  • Osteopetrosis (familial) 756.52
  • Osteosclerosis 756.52
    • fragilis (generalisata) 756.52
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 756.52 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.