Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 780.72
Functional quadriplegia
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 780.72 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 780.72 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Quadriplegia, functional
780.72 Excludes
Applies To
  • Complete immobility due to severe physical disability or frailty
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 780.72 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R53.2 Functional quadriplegia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 780.72:
  • Immobile, immobility
    • complete
      • due to severe physical disability or frality 780.72
  • Quadriplegia 344.00
    • functional 780.72
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