Non-specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 716.9
Unspecified arthropathy
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Applies To
  • Arthritis, (acute) (chronic) (subacute)
  • Arthropathy, (acute) (chronic) (subacute)
  • Articular rheumatism, (chronic)
  • Inflammation of joint, NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 716.9:
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