Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 716.2
Allergic arthritis
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 716.2 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
716.2 Excludes
  • arthritis associated with Henoch-Schönlein purpura or serum sickness (713.6)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 716.2:
  • Allergy, allergic (reaction) 995.3
    • arthritis (see also Arthritis, allergic) 716.2
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (subacute) 716.9
    • allergic 716.2
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