Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 727.00
Synovitis and tenosynovitis, unspecified
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Synovitis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 727.00 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 727.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Pigmented villonodular synovitis
  • Pigmented villonodular tenosynovitis
  • Relapsing seronegative symmetric synovitis w pitting edema
  • Relapsing seronegative symmetric synovitis with edema
  • Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema
  • Synovitis
  • Synovitis and tenosynovitis
  • Synovitis of ankle
  • Synovitis of foot
  • Synovitis or tenosynovitis
  • Tenosynovitis
Clinical Information
  • Inflammation of a synovial membrane.
Applies To
  • Synovitis NOS
  • Tenosynovitis NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 727.00 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M65.9 Synovitis and tenosynovitis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 727.00:
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