ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 19, 2017
M12.4 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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Intermittent hydrarthrosis

More specific codes for Intermittent hydrarthrosis

  • M12.40 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified site
  • M12.41 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, shoulder
    • M12.411 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right shoulder
    • M12.412 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left shoulder
    • M12.419 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified shoulder
  • M12.42 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, elbow
    • M12.421 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right elbow
    • M12.422 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left elbow
    • M12.429 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified elbow
  • M12.43 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, wrist
    • M12.431 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right wrist
    • M12.432 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left wrist
    • M12.439 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified wrist
  • M12.44 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, hand
    • M12.441 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right hand
    • M12.442 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left hand
    • M12.449 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified hand
  • M12.45 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, hip
    • M12.451 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right hip
    • M12.452 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left hip
    • M12.459 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified hip
  • M12.46 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, knee
    • M12.461 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right knee
    • M12.462 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left knee
    • M12.469 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified knee
  • M12.47 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, ankle and foot
    • M12.471 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, right ankle and foot
    • M12.472 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, left ankle and foot
    • M12.479 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M12.48 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, other site
  • M12.49 - Intermittent hydrarthrosis, multiple sites
See also ICD 10 code for
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M12.4 Intermittent hydrarthrosis

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