Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 137.3

Short Description: Late eff bone & joint TB

Long Description: Late effects of tuberculosis of bones and joints

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Late effects of infectious and parasitic diseases (137-139)
      • 137 Late effects of tuberculosis
        • 137.3 Late eff bone & joint TB

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 137.3 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Late - see also condition
    • effect(s) (of) - see also condition
      • tuberculosis 137.0
        • bones and joints (conditions classifiable to 015) 137.3
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (congenital) (degeneration) (disease) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (gangrene) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) 011.9
    • funnel pelvis 137.3

Crosswalk Information

The code 137.3 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
137.3 Right Arrow B90.2 Sequelae of tuberculosis of bones and joints
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 137.0 Late effects of respiratory or unspecified tuberculosis
2 137.1 Late effects of central nervous system tuberculosis
3 137.2 Late effects of genitourinary tuberculosis
4 137.4 Late effects of tuberculosis of other specified organs

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014