ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 733.29

Bone cyst NEC

Diagnosis Code 733.29

ICD-9: 733.29
Short Description: Bone cyst NEC
Long Description: Other bone cyst
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 733.29

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
    • Osteopathies, chondropathies, and acquired musculoskeletal deformities (730-739)
      • 733 Other disorders of bone and cartilage

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Camptomelic dysplasia
  • Cyst of finger
  • Fibrous cortical defect
  • Fibrous dysplasia
  • Fibrous dysplasia of bone
  • Fibrous dysplasia of bone with intramuscular myxoma
  • Giant cell fibroblastoma of skin
  • Juvenile elastofibromatosis
  • Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis
  • Juxta-articular bone cyst
  • Kyphomelic dysplasia
  • Mixed sclerosing bone dysplasia
  • Monostotic fibrous dysplasia
  • Monostotic fibrous dysplasia of periradicular alveolar bone
  • Osteodysplastic dysplasia, type I
  • Osteodysplastic dysplasia, type II
  • Osteoglophonic dysplasia
  • Osteoplastic dysplasia
  • Singleton-Merten syndrome
  • Stuve-Wiedemann dysplasia
  • Winchester syndrome
  • Worth disease

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 733.29 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Bone Diseases

Your bones help you move, give you shape and support your body. They are living tissues that rebuild constantly throughout your life. During childhood and your teens, your body adds new bone faster than it removes old bone. After about age 20, you can lose bone faster than you make bone. To have strong bones when you are young, and to prevent bone loss when you are older, you need to get enough calcium, vitamin D and exercise.

There are many kinds of bone problems:

  • Low bone density and osteoporosis, which make your bones weak and more likely to break
  • Osteogenesis imperfecta makes your bones brittle
  • Paget's disease of bone makes them weak
  • Bone disease can make bones easy to break
  • Bones can also develop cancer and infections
  • Other bone diseases are caused by poor nutrition, genetic factors or problems with the rate of bone growth or rebuilding

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • ALP - blood test
  • ALP isoenzyme test
  • Blount's disease
  • Bone lesion biopsy
  • Bone pain or tenderness
  • Bone tumor
  • Bowlegs
  • Calcium blood test
  • Craniotabes
  • Fibrous dysplasia
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteopenia - premature infants
  • Skeletal limb abnormalities
  • X-ray - skeleton

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