ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Apr 23, 2019

See: Unilateral post-traumatic osteoarthritis of hip

  ICD-10 Code for Unilateral post-traumatic osteoarthritis, unspecified hip M16.50

M16.50 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M16.50 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M15-M19 Osteoarthritis (M15-M19)
Category M16 Osteoarthritis of hip

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

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