ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 20, 2017
M06.8 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.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Other specified rheumatoid arthritis

More specific codes for Other specified rheumatoid arthritis

  • M06.80 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified site
  • M06.81 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, shoulder
    • M06.811 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right shoulder
    • M06.812 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left shoulder
    • M06.819 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified shoulder
  • M06.82 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, elbow
    • M06.821 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right elbow
    • M06.822 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left elbow
    • M06.829 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified elbow
  • M06.83 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, wrist
    • M06.831 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right wrist
    • M06.832 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left wrist
    • M06.839 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified wrist
  • M06.84 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, hand
    • M06.841 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right hand
    • M06.842 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left hand
    • M06.849 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified hand
  • M06.85 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, hip
    • M06.851 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right hip
    • M06.852 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left hip
    • M06.859 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified hip
  • M06.86 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, knee
    • M06.861 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right knee
    • M06.862 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left knee
    • M06.869 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified knee
  • M06.87 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, ankle and foot
    • M06.871 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right ankle and foot
    • M06.872 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left ankle and foot
    • M06.879 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M06.88 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, vertebrae
  • M06.89 - Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sites
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M06.8 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis

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.