Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 715.94
Osteoarthrosis, unspecified whether generalized or localized, hand
  • Short description: Osteoarthros NOS-hand.
  • ICD-9-CM 715.94 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 715.94 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 715.94.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 715.94: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilateral osteoarthritis of finger
  • Degenerative joint disease of hand
  • Osteoarthritis basilar joint of thumb
  • Osteoarthritis of bilat fingers
  • Osteoarthritis of bilat hands
  • Osteoarthritis of both hands
  • Osteoarthritis of finger
  • Osteoarthritis of finger joint
  • Osteoarthritis of finger joint of left hand
  • Osteoarthritis of finger joint of right hand
  • Osteoarthritis of finger, bilateral
  • Osteoarthritis of first CMC joint
  • Osteoarthritis of hand
  • Osteoarthritis of hand, bilateral
  • Osteoarthritis of left fingers
  • Osteoarthritis of right fingers
  • osteoarthrosis of the carpometacarpal joint of the thumb
  • Osteoarthrosis of the thumb joint
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 715.94 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M18.9 Osteoarthritis of first carpometacarpal joint, unspecified
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