Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 715.89
Osteoarthrosis involving, or with mention of more than one site, but not specified as generalized, multiple sites
  • Short description: Osteoarthrosis-mult site.
  • ICD-9-CM 715.89 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 715.89 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 715.89.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 715.89: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Osteoarthritis of multiple joints
  • Secondary multiple arthritis
  • Secondary polyarthritis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 715.89 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M15.3 Secondary multiple arthritis
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M15.8 Other polyosteoarthritis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 715.89:
  • Osteoarthrosis (degenerative) (hypertrophic) (rheumatoid) 715.9
    • multiple sites, not specified as generalized 715.89
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