ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 524.82

Posterior soft tiss impg

Diagnosis Code 524.82

ICD-9: 524.82
Short Description: Posterior soft tiss impg
Long Description: Posterior soft tissue impingement
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 524.82

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)
    • Diseases of oral cavity, salivary glands, and jaws (520-529)
      • 524 Dentofacial anomalies, including malocclusion

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • M26.82 - Posterior soft tissue impingement

  • Posterior soft tissue impingement on teeth

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 524.82 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Impingement, soft tissue between teeth 524.89
      • posterior 524.82

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