Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 355.5
Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • ICD-9-CM 355.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 355.5 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 355.5: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 355.5 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G57.50 Tarsal tunnel syndrome, unspecified lower limb
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Bilateral tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • L posterior tibial neuropathy
  • Left posterior tibial neuropathy
  • Left tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Left tarsal tunnel syndrome (ankle condition)
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), posterior tibial nerve
  • Posterior tibial neuropathy
  • R posterior tibial neuropathy
  • Right posterior tibial neuropathy
  • Right tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Right tarsal tunnel syndrome (ankle condition)
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome (ankle condition)
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome (ankle condition), left
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome (ankle condition), right
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome, L
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome, R
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 355.5:
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