ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017

See: Arthropathic psoriasis

  ICD-10 Code for Distal interphalangeal psoriatic arthropathy L40.51

L40.51 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L40.51 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L40-L45 Papulosquamous disorders (L40-L45)
Category L40 Psoriasis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Distal interphalangeal psoriatic arthropathy”

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Questions related to L40.51 Distal interphalangeal psoriatic arthropathy

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