Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 717.82
Old disruption of medial collateral ligament
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 717.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 717.82 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 717.82 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM M23.50 Chronic instability of knee, unspecified knee
Approximate Synonyms
  • History of disruption of medial collateral ligament
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 717.82:
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • collateral ligament (knee) (medial) 717.82
    • ligament
      • collateral (knee) (medial) 717.82
      • cruciate (knee) (posterior) 717.84
  • Derangement
    • collateral ligament (knee) (medial) (tibial) 717.82
  • Disruption
    • ligament(s) - see also Sprain
  • Sprain, strain (joint) (ligament) (muscle) (tendon) 848.9
    • collateral, knee (medial) (tibial) 844.1
    • medial collateral, knee 844.1
      • old 717.82
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