Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 730.3
Periostitis without mention of osteomyelitis
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 730.3 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
730.3 Excludes
  • that in secondary syphilis (091.61)
Applies To
  • Abscess of periosteum, without mention of osteomyelitis
  • Periostosis, without mention of osteomyelitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 730.3:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • periosteum, periosteal (see also Periostitis) 730.3
      • with osteomyelitis (see also Osteomyelitis) 730.2
    • serous (see also Periostitis) 730.3
  • Ganglion 727.43
    • periosteal (see also Periostitis) 730.3
  • Periostitis (circumscribed) (diffuse) (infective) 730.3
    • with osteomyelitis (see also Osteomyelitis) 730.2
    • albuminosa, albuminosus 730.3
    • hyperplastica, generalized 731.2
    • jaw (lower) (upper) 526.4
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis, bone) 015.9 [730.8]
    • yaws (early) (hypertrophic) (late) 102.6
  • Periostosis (see also Periostitis) 730.3
    • with osteomyelitis (see also Osteomyelitis) 730.2
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