Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 833.14
Open dislocation of carpometacarpal (joint)
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 833.14 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 833.14 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
833.14 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S63.046A Dislocation of carpometacarpal joint of unspecified thumb, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S63.056A Dislocation of other carpometacarpal joint of unspecified hand, initial encounter
  • With:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S61.509A Unspecified open wound of unspecified wrist, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Open left carpometacarpal joint dislocation
  • Open left thumb dislocation
  • Open left thumb dislocation, carpometacarpal joint
  • Open right carpometacarpal joint dislocation
  • Open right thumb dislocation
  • Open right thumb dislocation, carpometacarpal joint
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 833.14:
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 833.14 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.