Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 727.05

Short Description: Tenosynov hand/wrist NEC

Long Description: Other tenosynovitis of hand and wrist

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (710–739)
    • Rheumatism, excluding the back (725-729)
      • 727 Other disorders of synovium, tendon, and bursa
        • 727.05 Tenosynov hand/wrist NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM


  • Extensor tenosynovitis of finger
  • Extensor tenosynovitis of thumb
  • Extensor tenosynovitis of wrist
  • Flexor tenosynovitis of finger
  • Flexor tenosynovitis of thumb
  • Flexor tenosynovitis of wrist
  • Intersection syndrome
  • Tendinitis AND/OR tenosynovitis of wrist AND/OR hand
  • Tendinitis of finger
  • Tendinitis of flexor tendon of hand
  • Tendinitis of hand
  • Tendinitis of wrist
  • Tenosynovitis of fingers
  • Tenosynovitis of hand
  • Tenosynovitis of thumb
  • Tenosynovitis of wrist

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 727.05 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Snapping
    • finger 727.05
    • thumb 727.05
  • Tenosynovitis (see also Synovitis) 727.00
    • finger 727.05
    • hand 727.05
    • wrist 727.05

Crosswalk Information

The code 727.05 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
727.05 Right Arrow M65.849 Other synovitis and tenosynovitis, unspecified hand
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
727.00 Synovitis and tenosynovitis, unspecified
727.01 Synovitis and tenosynovitis in diseases classified elsewhere
727.02 Giant cell tumor of tendon sheath
727.03 Trigger finger (acquired)
727.04 Radial styloid tenosynovitis
727.06 Tenosynovitis of foot and ankle
727.09 Other synovitis and tenosynovitis
727.1 Bunion
727.2 Specific bursitides often of occupational origin
727.3 Other bursitis
727.40 Synovial cyst, unspecified
727.41 Ganglion of joint
727.42 Ganglion of tendon sheath
727.43 Ganglion, unspecified
727.49 Other ganglion and cyst of synovium, tendon, and bursa
727.50 Rupture of synovium, unspecified
727.51 Synovial cyst of popliteal space
727.59 Other rupture of synovium
727.60 Nontraumatic rupture of unspecified tendon
727.61 Complete rupture of rotator cuff
727.62 Nontraumatic rupture of tendons of biceps (long head)
727.63 Nontraumatic rupture of extensor tendons of hand and wrist
727.64 Nontraumatic rupture of flexor tendons of hand and wrist
727.65 Nontraumatic rupture of quadriceps tendon
727.66 Nontraumatic rupture of patellar tendon
727.67 Nontraumatic rupture of achilles tendon
727.68 Nontraumatic rupture of other tendons of foot and ankle
727.69 Nontraumatic rupture of other tendon
727.81 Contracture of tendon (sheath)
727.82 Calcium deposits in tendon and bursa
727.83 Plica syndrome
727.89 Other disorders of synovium, tendon, and bursa
727.9 Unspecified disorder of synovium, tendon, and bursa

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