ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017
M00.1 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

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Pneumococcal arthritis and polyarthritis

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More specific codes for Pneumococcal arthritis and polyarthritis

  • M00.10 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified joint
  • M00.11 - Pneumococcal arthritis, shoulder
    • M00.111 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right shoulder
    • M00.112 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left shoulder
    • M00.119 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified shoulder
  • M00.12 - Pneumococcal arthritis, elbow
    • M00.121 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right elbow
    • M00.122 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left elbow
    • M00.129 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified elbow
  • M00.13 - Pneumococcal arthritis, wrist
    • M00.131 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right wrist
    • M00.132 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left wrist
    • M00.139 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified wrist
  • M00.14 - Pneumococcal arthritis, hand
    • M00.141 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right hand
    • M00.142 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left hand
    • M00.149 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified hand
  • M00.15 - Pneumococcal arthritis, hip
    • M00.151 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right hip
    • M00.152 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left hip
    • M00.159 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified hip
  • M00.16 - Pneumococcal arthritis, knee
    • M00.161 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right knee
    • M00.162 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left knee
    • M00.169 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified knee
  • M00.17 - Pneumococcal arthritis, ankle and foot
    • M00.171 - Pneumococcal arthritis, right ankle and foot
    • M00.172 - Pneumococcal arthritis, left ankle and foot
    • M00.179 - Pneumococcal arthritis, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M00.18 - Pneumococcal arthritis, vertebrae
  • M00.19 - Pneumococcal polyarthritis
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M00.1 Pneumococcal arthritis and polyarthritis

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