ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 16, 2017
M00.23 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

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Other streptococcal arthritis, wrist
Inclusion Term
  • Other streptococcal arthritis of carpal bones

More specific codes for 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

Related Terms to “Other streptococcal arthritis, wrist”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M00.23 Other streptococcal arthritis, wrist

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.