Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 727.05
Other tenosynovitis of hand and wrist
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Tenosynov hand/wrist NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 727.05 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 727.05 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Crepitant synovitis of hand
  • Extensor tenosynovitis of finger
  • Extensor tenosynovitis of thumb
  • Extensor tenosynovitis of wrist
  • Flexor tenosynovitis of finger
  • Flexor tenosynovitis of thumb
  • Flexor tenosynovitis of wrist
  • Inflammation of extensor tendon of hand (disorder)
  • Intersection syndrome
  • Tendinitis AND/OR tenosynovitis of the wrist AND/OR hand
  • Tendinitis of extensor tendon of hand
  • Tendinitis of finger
  • Tendinitis of flexor tendon of hand
  • Tendinitis of hand
  • Tendinitis of hand extensor tendon
  • Tendinitis of hand flexor tendon
  • Tendinitis of wrist
  • Tendonitis hand, extensor tendon
  • Tendonitis hand, flexor tendon
  • Tendonitis of finger
  • Tendonitis of hand
  • Tendonitis of wrist
  • Tenosynovitis of fingers
  • Tenosynovitis of hand
  • Tenosynovitis of left hand
  • Tenosynovitis of left wrist
  • Tenosynovitis of right hand
  • Tenosynovitis of right wrist
  • Tenosynovitis of wrist
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 727.05 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M65.849 Other synovitis and tenosynovitis, unspecified hand
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 727.05:
  • Snapping
    • finger 727.05
    • thumb 727.05
  • Tenosynovitis (see also Synovitis) 727.00
    • finger 727.05
    • hand 727.05
    • wrist 727.05
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