Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 838.01
Closed dislocation of tarsal (bone) joint unspecified
  • Short description: Disloc tarsal NOS-closed.
  • ICD-9-CM 838.01 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 838.01 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 838.01 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM S93.316A Dislocation of tarsal joint of unspecified foot, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 838.01:
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
    • tarsal (bone) (joint) 838.01
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