Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 681.02
Onychia and paronychia of finger
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Onychia of finger.
  • ICD-9-CM 681.02 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 681.02 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Finger onychia
  • Finger paronychia
  • Fingernail infection
  • Left finger onychia
  • Left finger paronychia
  • Left thumb onychia
  • Left thumb paronychia
  • Onychia of finger
  • Paronychia of finger
  • Right finger onychia
  • Right finger paronychia
  • Right thumb onychia
  • Right thumb paronychia
  • Thumb onychia
  • Thumb paronychia
Applies To
  • Panaritium of finger
  • Perionychia of finger
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 681.02 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L03.019 Cellulitis of unspecified finger
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 681.02:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • nail (chronic) (with lymphangitis) 681.9
  • Agnail (finger) (with lymphangitis) 681.02
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Wardrop's (with lymphangitis) 681.9
  • Hangnail (finger) (with lymphangitis) 681.02
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • finger (skin) 686.9
      • abscess (with lymphangitis) 681.00
      • cellulitis (with lymphangitis) 681.00
      • distal closed space (with lymphangitis) 681.00
      • nail 681.02
  • Onychia (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Onychitis (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Onyxitis (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Panaris (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Panaritium (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Paronychia (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Perionychia (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
  • Septic - see also condition
  • Wardrop's disease (with lymphangitis) 681.9
    • finger 681.02
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