Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 710.9
Unspecified diffuse connective tissue disease
  • Short description: Diff connect tis dis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 710.9 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 710.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 710.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 710.9: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Collagen and elastic tissue disorders affecting skin
  • Collagen disease
  • Connective tissue disease overlap syndrome
  • Connective tissue disease w systemic involvement
  • Connective tissue disease, overlap syndrome
  • Connective tissue disease, undifferentiated
  • Connective tissue disorder by body site
  • Connective tissue hereditary disorder
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy associated with connective tissue disorder
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy due to connective tissue di
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy due to connective tissue disorder
  • Disorder of connective tissue
  • Disorder of connective tissue with systemic involvement
  • Disorder of finger
  • Disorder of mucous membrane
  • Disorder of toe
  • Extensive congenital erosions, vesicles and reticulate scarring
  • Hemolytic anemia associated with chronic inflammatory disease
  • Hemolytic anemia due to chronic inflammatory disease
  • Hemolytic anemia due to unspecified chronic inflammatory disease
  • Interstitial lung disease due to collagen vascular disease
  • Lung disease due to connective tissue disorder
  • Mixed collagen vascular disease
  • Mixed connective tissue disease
  • Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorder
  • Necrotizing vasculitis secondary to connective tissue disease
  • Overlap syndrome
  • Pericarditis secondary to collagen vascular disease
  • Poikiloderma due to connective tissue disease
  • Polyneuropathy in collagen malignant disease
  • Reactive perforating collagenosis
  • Renal tubulo-interstitial disorders in systemic connective tissue disorders
  • Solitary infantile myofibromatosis
  • Undifferentiated connective tissue disease
Applies To
  • Collagen disease NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 710.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M35.9 Systemic involvement of connective tissue, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 710.9:
  • Collagen disease NEC 710.9
    • nonvascular 710.9
    • vascular (allergic) (see also Angiitis, hypersensitivity) 446.20
  • Collagenosis (see also Collagen disease) 710.9
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • collagen NEC 710.9
      • nonvascular 710.9
      • specified NEC 710.8
      • vascular (allergic) (see also Angiitis, hypersensitivity) 446.20
    • connective tissue, diffuse (see also Disease, collagen) 710.9
    • mesenchymal 710.9
  • Dyscollagenosis 710.9
  • Skin - see also condition
    • hidebound 710.9
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