Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 841.1
Ulnar collateral ligament sprain
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Sprain ulnar collat lig.
  • ICD-9-CM 841.1 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 841.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 841.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S53.449A Ulnar collateral ligament sprain of unspecified elbow, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 841.1:
  • Sprain, strain (joint) (ligament) (muscle) (tendon) 848.9
    • ulna, ulnar (proximal end) 841.9
      • collateral 841.1
      • distal end 842.00
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