Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 834.12

Short Description: Disl interphaln hand-opn

Long Description: Open dislocation interphalangeal (joint), hand

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Dislocation (830-839)
      • 834 Dislocation of finger
        • 834.12 Disl interphaln hand-opn

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 834.12 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
    • finger(s) (phalanx) (thumb) (closed) 834.00
      • interphalangeal (joint) 834.02
        • open 834.12
    • interphalangeal (joint)
      • finger or hand (closed) 834.02
        • open 834.12

Crosswalk Information

The code 834.12 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
834.12 Right Arrow S63.126A Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of thmb, init
S61.009A Unsp open wound of unsp thumb w/o damage to nail, init
S63.279A Dislocation of unsp interphaln joint of unsp finger, init
S61.209A Unsp open wound of unsp finger w/o damage to nail, init
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
834.00 Closed dislocation of finger, unspecified part
834.01 Closed dislocation of metacarpophalangeal (joint)
834.02 Closed dislocation of interphalangeal (joint), hand
834.10 Open dislocation of finger, unspecified part
834.11 Open dislocation of metacarpophalangeal (joint)

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