Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 727.06
Tenosynovitis of foot and ankle
  • Short description: Tenosynovitis foot/ankle.
  • ICD-9-CM 727.06 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 727.06 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 727.06.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 727.06: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Extensor digitorum longus tenosynovitis
  • Extensor hallucis longus tenosynovitis
  • Flexor hallucis longus tendinitis
  • Inflammation of tendon of metatarsophalangeal joint of second toe (disorder)
  • Peroneus brevis tenosynovitis
  • Peroneus longus tenosynovitis
  • Tendinitis AND/OR tenosynovitis of the ankle region
  • Tendinitis AND/OR tenosynovitis of the foot region
  • Tendinitis of ankle
  • Tendinitis of flexor hallucis longus
  • Tendinitis of foot
  • Tendinitis of metatarsophalangeal joint of second toe
  • Tendinitis of second MTP joint
  • Tendonitis of ankle
  • Tendonitis of flexor hallucis longus
  • Tendonitis of foot
  • Tendonitis of second mtp (metatarsophylangeal joint)
  • Tenosynovitis of ankle
  • Tenosynovitis of foot
  • Tenosynovitis of left ankle
  • Tenosynovitis of left foot
  • Tenosynovitis of right ankle
  • Tenosynovitis of right foot
  • Tibialis anterior tenosynovitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 727.06 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M65.879 Other synovitis and tenosynovitis, unspecified ankle and foot
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 727.06:
  • Tenosynovitis (see also Synovitis) 727.00
    • ankle 727.06
    • foot 727.06
    • toe 727.06
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