Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 716.63
Unspecified monoarthritis, forearm
  • Short description: Monoarthrit NOS-forearm.
  • ICD-9-CM 716.63 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 716.63 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 716.63: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Monoarthritis of L wrist
  • Monoarthritis of left wrist
  • Monoarthritis of R wrist
  • Monoarthritis of right wrist
  • Monoarthritis of wrist
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 716.63 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M13.139 Monoarthritis, not elsewhere classified, unspecified wrist
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 716.63:
  • Monoarthritis 716.60
    • forearm (and wrist) 716.63
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