ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 22, 2017

See: Pyogenic arthritis

M00.2 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

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Other streptococcal arthritis and polyarthritis

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More specific codes for Other streptococcal arthritis and polyarthritis

  • M00.20 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified joint
  • M00.21 - Other streptococcal arthritis, shoulder
    • M00.211 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right shoulder
    • M00.212 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left shoulder
    • M00.219 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified shoulder
  • M00.22 - Other streptococcal arthritis, elbow
    • M00.221 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right elbow
    • M00.222 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left elbow
    • M00.229 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified elbow
  • M00.23 - Other streptococcal arthritis, wrist
    • M00.231 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right wrist
    • M00.232 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left wrist
    • M00.239 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified wrist
  • M00.24 - Other streptococcal arthritis, hand
    • M00.241 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right hand
    • M00.242 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left hand
    • M00.249 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified hand
  • M00.25 - Other streptococcal arthritis, hip
    • M00.251 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right hip
    • M00.252 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left hip
    • M00.259 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified hip
  • M00.26 - Other streptococcal arthritis, knee
    • M00.261 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right knee
    • M00.262 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left knee
    • M00.269 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified knee
  • M00.27 - Other streptococcal arthritis, ankle and foot
    • M00.271 - Other streptococcal arthritis, right ankle and foot
    • M00.272 - Other streptococcal arthritis, left ankle and foot
    • M00.279 - Other streptococcal arthritis, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M00.28 - Other streptococcal arthritis, vertebrae
  • M00.29 - Other streptococcal polyarthritis
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M00.2 Other streptococcal arthritis and polyarthritis

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