ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 22, 2017
M06.3 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

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Rheumatoid nodule

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More specific codes for Rheumatoid nodule

  • M06.30 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified site
  • M06.31 - Rheumatoid nodule, shoulder
    • M06.311 - Rheumatoid nodule, right shoulder
    • M06.312 - Rheumatoid nodule, left shoulder
    • M06.319 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified shoulder
  • M06.32 - Rheumatoid nodule, elbow
    • M06.321 - Rheumatoid nodule, right elbow
    • M06.322 - Rheumatoid nodule, left elbow
    • M06.329 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified elbow
  • M06.33 - Rheumatoid nodule, wrist
    • M06.331 - Rheumatoid nodule, right wrist
    • M06.332 - Rheumatoid nodule, left wrist
    • M06.339 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified wrist
  • M06.34 - Rheumatoid nodule, hand
    • M06.341 - Rheumatoid nodule, right hand
    • M06.342 - Rheumatoid nodule, left hand
    • M06.349 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified hand
  • M06.35 - Rheumatoid nodule, hip
    • M06.351 - Rheumatoid nodule, right hip
    • M06.352 - Rheumatoid nodule, left hip
    • M06.359 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified hip
  • M06.36 - Rheumatoid nodule, knee
    • M06.361 - Rheumatoid nodule, right knee
    • M06.362 - Rheumatoid nodule, left knee
    • M06.369 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified knee
  • M06.37 - Rheumatoid nodule, ankle and foot
    • M06.371 - Rheumatoid nodule, right ankle and foot
    • M06.372 - Rheumatoid nodule, left ankle and foot
    • M06.379 - Rheumatoid nodule, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M06.38 - Rheumatoid nodule, vertebrae
  • M06.39 - Rheumatoid nodule, multiple sites
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M06.3 Rheumatoid nodule

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