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

See: Pauciarticular juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, hand

  ICD-10 Code for Pauciarticular juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified hand M08.449

M08.449 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M08.449 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M05-M14 Inflammatory polyarthropathies (M05-M14)
Category M08 Juvenile arthritis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

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