ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017
M12.3 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

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Palindromic rheumatism

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More specific codes for Palindromic rheumatism

  • M12.30 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified site
  • M12.31 - Palindromic rheumatism, shoulder
    • M12.311 - Palindromic rheumatism, right shoulder
    • M12.312 - Palindromic rheumatism, left shoulder
    • M12.319 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified shoulder
  • M12.32 - Palindromic rheumatism, elbow
    • M12.321 - Palindromic rheumatism, right elbow
    • M12.322 - Palindromic rheumatism, left elbow
    • M12.329 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified elbow
  • M12.33 - Palindromic rheumatism, wrist
    • M12.331 - Palindromic rheumatism, right wrist
    • M12.332 - Palindromic rheumatism, left wrist
    • M12.339 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified wrist
  • M12.34 - Palindromic rheumatism, hand
    • M12.341 - Palindromic rheumatism, right hand
    • M12.342 - Palindromic rheumatism, left hand
    • M12.349 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified hand
  • M12.35 - Palindromic rheumatism, hip
    • M12.351 - Palindromic rheumatism, right hip
    • M12.352 - Palindromic rheumatism, left hip
    • M12.359 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified hip
  • M12.36 - Palindromic rheumatism, knee
    • M12.361 - Palindromic rheumatism, right knee
    • M12.362 - Palindromic rheumatism, left knee
    • M12.369 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified knee
  • M12.37 - Palindromic rheumatism, ankle and foot
    • M12.371 - Palindromic rheumatism, right ankle and foot
    • M12.372 - Palindromic rheumatism, left ankle and foot
    • M12.379 - Palindromic rheumatism, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M12.38 - Palindromic rheumatism, other specified site
  • M12.39 - Palindromic rheumatism, multiple sites
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