Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 818.0

Short Description: Fx arm mult/NOS-closed

Long Description: Ill-defined closed fractures of upper limb

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Fracture of upper limb (810-819)
      • 818 Ill-defined fractures of upper limb
        • 818.0 Fx arm mult/NOS-closed

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 818.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Fracture (abduction) (adduction) (avulsion) (compression) (crush) (dislocation) (oblique) (separation) (closed) 829.0
    • arm (closed) 818.0
      • and leg(s) (any bones) 828.0
        • open 828.1
      • both (any bones) (with rib(s)) (with sternum) 819.0
        • open 819.1
      • lower 813.80
        • open 813.90
      • open 818.1
      • upper - see Fracture, humerus
    • limb
      • upper (multiple) (closed) NEC 818.0
        • open 818.1
    • multiple (closed) 829.0
      • arm (multiple bones in same arm except in hand alone) (sites classifiable to 810-817 with sites classifiable to a different three-digit category in 810-817 in same arm) (closed) 818.0
        • open 818.1

Crosswalk Information

The code 818.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
818.0 Right Arrow S62.90XA Unsp fracture of unsp wrist and hand, init for clos fx
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
818.1 Ill-defined open fractures of upper limb

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014