Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 832.2

Short Description: Nursemaid's elbow

Long Description: Nursemaid's elbow

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Dislocation (830-839)
      • 832 Dislocation of elbow
        • 832.2 Nursemaid's elbow

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 832.2 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Nursemaid's
    • elbow 832.2
  • Subluxation - see also Dislocation, by site
    • radial head 832.2

Crosswalk Information

The code 832.2 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
832.2 Right Arrow S53.033A Nursemaid's elbow, unspecified elbow, initial encounter
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
832.00 Closed dislocation of elbow, unspecified
832.01 Closed anterior dislocation of elbow
832.02 Closed posterior dislocation of elbow
832.03 Closed medial dislocation of elbow
832.04 Closed lateral dislocation of elbow
832.09 Closed dislocation of elbow, other
832.10 Open dislocation of elbow, unspecified
832.11 Open anterior dislocation of elbow
832.12 Open posterior dislocation of elbow
832.13 Open medial dislocation of elbow
832.14 Open lateral dislocation of elbow
832.19 Open dislocation of elbow, other

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